People used to say “you shouldn’t mix business with pleasure”. I’m not sure if that was ever good advice, but it’s certainly not true in today’s world.
I’ve spent the last week in Italy mixing up so many things. It was hugely productive – and, I believe, helped us build some great relationships even further.
And now I’m back in the office, I’ve had an opportunity to reflect, briefly, on the experience.
We flew out – from a pretty warm and sunny UK – into Rome in a heatwave. The wall of heat hit us as we stepped off the plane. So much that Bob (husband, business partner, employee engagement guru) asked if he could stay on board and fly back with them… Continue reading