I am writing this post as I return home from a week long work trip that I attended with about 120 other colleagues from all over the globe. I’ve been on these trips many times before; the formula is familiar. Long days in a fancy hotel, numerous workshops on different topics, breakout sessions, team building activities, dinners in posh restaurants and if you are lucky, maybe some free time somewhere in the packed agenda.
Don’t get me wrong, you can be spoilt on these trips, they are nearly always in great locations, nearly everything is paid for or can be expensed, you get to spend a lot of time with colleagues you may never have met face to face and some new ones also. They also help to broaden your network and product knowledge within companies. These are the upsides.Continue reading “Why I Love Living Without Alcohol”