Entrepreneurs need (and deserve) to take vacation too

In this blog post, the Digital Media Zone presents a piece by one of its entrepreneurs, Kanika Gupta, the founder of SoJo: Back from a wonderful vacation, I started this week beaming with energy

Published on: July 30th, 2012 Lauren Clegg

A dozen ways to stay connected while traveling

Travel season is nearly here, and although we all love our technology at home, using devices while you're away can be a hassle. Before you even start to pack your bags, check out

Published on: June 30th, 2011 Kevin Lee

Online tools to make your holiday travel cheaper and more fun

After a brief, but happy, period when airfares were down and the dollar was up, we're back in the travel doldrums. Airlines are cutting flights and packing planes ever tighter, the dollar buys

Published on: November 19th, 2009 Bill Snyder

Don’t let e-mail wreck your vacation

Will your BlackBerry be as essential as your swimsuit? Do you fear your "staycation" will turn into writing e-mails each day? It's hard to cut the e-mail dependency when we take a vacation.

Published on: August 4th, 2009 Luis Suarez

Guilt trip – the only major excursion for some Canadians this year

Increased work pressures brought on by a depressed economy have heightened stress levels in the workplace. While taking time off work to rejuvenate is arguably one of the best ways to beat stress,

Published on: July 3rd, 2009 Joaquim P. Menezes and Kim S. Nash

Use these Web 2.0 sites to plan your travel – for work and fun

Most Web-savvy travelers know how to find cheap airfares, hotel rooms, and rental cars on comparison sites such as Kayak.com and Farecast.com, or on the big booking sites (Expedia, Orbitz, Travelocity, and the

Published on: February 4th, 2009 Janet Fullwood

Be kind, unwind – How IT pros can truly enjoy that much needed vacation

Rod Masney believes it's a key part of his management role to encourage his employees to really disengage from their in high-pressure IT jobs -- to take a week or two at the

Published on: June 16th, 2008 Beth Stackpole