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Going on a business trip is a twofold challenge for many of us, partly because planning for it is not like preparing for a family trip and partly because you need to get into shape for business meetings and conferences. In both cases, it is important to carefully plan your business travel. Also, there are several things you should keep in mind if you want a steady business trip plan. 1. Prepare your trip arrangements well in advance Using mind maps to put together all business-related to-dos will allow you to focus on the priorities of your journey. Start from the core which is your business trip, and list all the main points that you need to cover before and during the trip. Since the purpose is to keep the…

Are you surprised that mind mapping is like taking a break?

Most definitions and explanations we are providing when talking about mind mapping focus mainly on brainstorming, organizing, managing, creating, and structuring ideas, concepts, information and projects. Other times, these explanations focus on gaining a new perspective on things or adopting a new way of thinking. All these explanations are a truthful reflection of what mind mapping is. However, there may be more to it than organizing and managing. Our mind is continuously engaging in the daily grind or should engage in one, if it hasn’t already done so. Should this always be the case though? Should we never take a break from our “daily grind”?