The secret to having a productive and enjoyable business trip isn't about packing favorite items from home, but rather unplugging from work and exploring the surroundings. As simple as that may seem, researchers at the University of Edinburgh found that taking a walk outside can lessen brain fatigue and frustration, therefore, increasing levels of engagement. It's a notion that some of the savviest business travelers know well, which is why many are investing time and money to enjoy the destinations where business takes them.
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In the spirit of fall’s football season, Clayton Homes, America’s largest homebuilder*, is launching a nationwide sweepstakes that will give participants the chance to win one of three dream vacations, including a trip to the pro football championship game.
The Enjoy Life Sweepstakes**, which launched on Sept. 2 and ends on Nov. 30, will choose the winner of one prize at the end of each month.
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Four friends are set to win a once-in-a-lifetime trip to space, in Land Rover’s Galactic Discovery competition, a ground-breaking online search for a group of aspiring astronauts to go on the ultimate adventure.
The incredible Virgin Galactic space flight prize was announced to audiences around the world through a film featuring a group of the world’s greatest-living adventurers and personalities, including Sir Richard Branson, Bear Grylls and Sir Ranulph Fiennes.
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For the 25th year in a row, OhioHealth honored its long-term associates with a special day of shopping, recognition and celebration late this summer. It is one of the healthcare industry’s most unusual employee recognition programs.
“The Shopping Trip is not just a day of fun, food and shopping. It is a day of emotion, joy and celebration,” said Johnni Beckel, senior vice president and Chief Human Resources Officer. “When you see the honorees walking down the red carpet as hundreds of directors, vice presidents and presidents applaud their years of dedicated service to OhioHealth, it is really moving. They love it.”
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Eating healthy can save you a trip to the dentist, but finding healthy snacks can sometimes be a challenge. Sometimes we do our best just to find out later that the food choices we made turned out to be not as healthy as we thought. This video teaches you about 7 healthy foods that actually are not that healthy for you. For more information visit http://blog.topdentistsonline.com/healthy-foods/
Chocoladefabriken Lindt & Sprüngli (Schweiz) AG and Jungfrau Railway Holding AG are teaming up. LINDT is making a trip on the Jungfrau Railway, 3,454 meters above sea level, into a sweet experience with Swiss Chocolate Heaven. The themed chocolate shop was officially opened today by none other than LINDT brand ambassador Roger Federer. The highlight was a tennis exhibition match between him and ski racing star Lindsey Vonn on the Aletsch Glacier overlooking the Sphinx.
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BACARDÍ rum, the world's best-selling and most awarded rum, announces its BACARDÍ Untameable Fan contest, whereby one worthy fan and a guest will win a trip to one of the countries whose team is playing in the final soccer match this summer. To prove they deserve the BACARDÍ Untameable Fan title, soccer buffs in the United States can share photos or videos of a prized possession they would be willing to sacrifice at www.bacardiuntameablefan.com for a chance to experience the final match surrounded by the most untameable fans in the world.
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Leading Scotch Whisky Brand LABEL 5, is launching in mid-June an amazing competition through its Facebook pages, the 5” City contest, which invites its worldwide fans to take a 5-second Instagram video of their favourite city, to get a chance to win a round-the-world trip for 2!
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According to entrants to our latest competition, Machu Picchu in Peru has been voted the most desirable place to escape to. Hostelworld, the leading budget travel website, is offering one lucky winner and a friend the opportunity to jet off round the world on an incredible trip, all expenses paid. All you have to do to enter the competition is pick your top three choices from 30 incredible adventures, and you could be in with a chance to win all three.
As part of the competition, valid until the 30th of June, Hostelworld produced a video of an offline stunt. We brought the spirit of travel to shoppers in London’s Westfield Shopping Centre by setting up a series of scenarios, using a mixture of augmented reality and live actors. We filmed the public’s reactions and captured how they interacted with what was happening.
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Summer time brings freedom, fun and family vacation! While it may seem like a season of carefree leisure, planning a trip for the whole family can be stressful! From picking the perfect hotel and making sure all the bags are packed to getting the car serviced and ensuring you have the right technology to stay connected, the list of tasks can seem endless.
Hotwire.com®, a leading discount travel site, today unveiled a new brand centered on the happiness all types of travelers experience when scoring a fantastic deal. Along with a new logo and the new “Hotels. Deals. Happiness.™” tagline, the travel site has also launched two distinct TV campaigns—one of which was directed by award-winning documentarian Errol Morris. The campaigns, which are inspired by hundreds of real travelers’ feedback, have their own distinct narrative to illustrate how any traveler, seasoned Hotwire® customers and new users alike, can reap the joyous benefits of discounted travel through the site. In conjunction with the brand rollout, Hotwire has launched re-designs of its website and suite of mobile apps for iOS and Android.
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