Executive Travel Magazine

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July/August 2011

Reinvent

CEOs are now laser-focused on keeping their companies competitive, current and interesting. In this issue of Executive Travel, we explore this new thinking.

Learn how five companies changed course post-recession to adapt to market pressures.

Get advice from experts on how your business can adapt to thrive.

Find out which travel companies Executive Travel readers believe are achieving excellence: the winners of the 2011 Leading Edge Awards.

The most successful companies are anticipating their customers’ needs, not just tomorrow but next week and next year.

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These five companies changed direction post-recession and found the payoff.

Five tips to keep your company relevant—and profitable.

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China's third largest city, Guangzhou, has a vibrant business climate.

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Chicago executive Chris Kennedy gives a tour of his adopted city.

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Managing your frequent-flier miles is easier with these great new sites.

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Why the experience level of pilots directly impacts the safety of your flight.

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No matter your destination, these onboard luxuries will allow you to fly in pure comfort.
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A vibrant restaurant scene in Miami awaits business travelers.
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Cloud computing has been around for ages, but now it offers new opportunities.

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Our picks for the best phone and tablet apps for the business traveler.

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Here's how to navigate the murky waters of office politics.

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Move ahead by adding this simple practice to the last 5 minutes of each workday.

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Setting goals may not be enough to make sure your meeting isn't a waste of time.

Nevada's Burning Man festival draws executives looking to boost creativity and make connections.

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Adding hot-air balloon rides to your trip always helps lift your spirits.

The Plain Language movement has taken hold in government and other industries.

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Wi-Fi on more Amtrak trains benefits business travelers.

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The latest in airport security is surprisingly low-tech.
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Political instability spurs demand for trip cancellation insurance.

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Emirates' fleet will expand to 90 superjumbo jets.

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Several hotel brands are opening their doors to business travelers in Toronto.

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Delta has added new economy class seats for long-haul flights.

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A Trip Advisor survey finds a growing number of hotels using social media.

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