Michelle Maraj is a consultant who frequently gets the opportunity to travel for work. Michelle loves pretending she knows how to use a camera, seeing new cities, and visiting touristy attractions. Michelle currently runs www.travelafterfive.com.

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    Expense Reimbursements Explained

    When traveling for work, you will likely have to deal with getting your expenses reimbursed. Companies do not normally just give you a check to go crazy with. You are normally expected to keep track of all of the money…

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    6 Useful Apps for Work Trips

    When you’re preparing to travel for work, it’s a good idea to have some useful apps handy for business-related convenience. Check out this list of 6 useful apps for your work trips. 1. Uber or Lyft for transportation Depending on…

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    Tips For Your First Work Trip

    If you are traveling to a client on your first work trip, the experience can be a little bit nerve wracking. Hopefully you are traveling with other team members, or at least meeting some other people there. When you are…

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    Dallas After Five

    The Dallas-Fort Worth metroplex is a huge area to cover, and one where you’d definitely want a car to get around. However, if you find yourself in downtown Dallas for work, there are still a few things you can do…

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    New York After Five

    When I think of New York, I think of finance, business, conferences, history. There is so much to do in New York, but here are a few ideas of sites to see after that conference you’re in town for. The…

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    Picking the Perfect Suitcase

    You are starting a job where you will be traveling often, perhaps weekly, and you are shopping around for your professional suit case. As some one who has traveled frequently for the past two years, there are many factors I…

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    Columbus After Five

    One day you may find yourself in Columbus, the very center of the state of Ohio and also the state’s capital. If you will be visiting Columbus for a work trip and have some afternoons free, here are a few…

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    Boston After Five

    Boston is a great city to be in for work, with history around every corner. It’s difficult to imagine how different Boston must have been two hundred years ago! While many Boston tours available are during the day, there are…