Lawyer-turned-bagel consultant Beth George helps entrepreneurs around the world start their own bagel business

FAIR LAWN, New Jersey — Beth George, a lawyer-turned-bagel consultant, is taking her unique and exclusive bagel recipe around the world.

Through her consulting business, BYOB Bagels, George is helping entrepreneurs start their own bagel business and guiding them through a recipe she’s been perfecting for over 15 years.

“Bagels are infinite! You just have to know what you’re doing. You can’t just mix anything because there is a science

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Motorsport Tickets acquires Travel Destinations, broadens experiences business

Travel Destinations, established in 1996, is a specialist motorsport event accommodation solutions provider, including a breadth of historical races and club car tours. They provide the best accommodation solutions for their customers, delivering a variety of on-site camping and accommodation options.

As an official ticket agent of the 24 Hours of Le Mans and the only sports car tour operator to be a member of both ABTA and ATOL, they

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Motorsport Tickets acquires Travel Destinations as it broadens its tickets and experiences business

LONDON, Oct. 13, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — Motorsport Tickets, which is part of Motorsport Network, the digital market leader in motorsport and automotive with a 56 million-strong monthly audience of global racing and automotive fans, has acquired Travel Destinations Ltd, the UK’s leading tour operator for sports car and historical motorsport events. The announcement broadens Motorsport Tickets’ reach in tickets and travel business, accelerating a defined specialism within the motorsport

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Zurich offers enhanced Business Travel Accident insurance in COVID era

SCHAUMBURG, Ill., Oct. 12, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — Zurich North America is introducing an enhanced Business Travel Accident Insurance solution that can help employers protect their employees in a world facing increasingly complex risks, underscored by a year of COVID-19, civil unrest and record-setting wildfires.

Zurich’s next-generation business travel accident solution offers customizable coverages that include emergency overseas medical care, medical and security evacuation and repatriation, and travel inconvenience. The solution’s

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Doha nominated at WTA for top business travel and sports tourism destination

Doha has been nominated in both leading business travel destination and sports tourism destination categories at the prestigious World Travel Awards (WTA) 2020.

A number of companies in Qatar’s travel, tourism and hospitality sectors have also been nominated in different categories of the awards which cover a broad spectrum including aviation, tourist attractions, hotels and resorts, meetings and events, travel agencies, tour operators and travel technology, among others.

Leading them

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How one LA bookstore owner is reinventing her business

“My Economy” tells the story of the new economic normal through the eyes of people trying to make it, because we know the only numbers that really matter are the ones in your economy.

Celene Navarrete first met her business partner Chiara Arroyo at a book fair for their children’s school.

“Chiara is from Spain and I’m from Mexico, and our children go to a bilingual program here in Los

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Amazon Prime Day 2020: Best Laptop Bags and Backpacks for Business Pros

Get ready for the pending next normal: You and your laptop may not have left home together yet, but when you do, transport your devices both safely and stylishly.

You work remotely and aren’t quite ready to travel on planes or trains. You may be chill, scoffing ergonomics and lounging in bed working off a laptop, or at the dining room table or kitchen counter, or, if you’re really lucky,

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With Disney+ in the spotlight, Disney revamps its business around streaming

Emboldened by the success of Disney+, Walt Disney Co. is reorganizing its massive entertainment and media operations to focus on creating content for its streaming services in a major effort to accelerate its direct-to-consumer strategy, the company said Monday.

Disney on Monday announced a major restructuring of its content business to focus on streaming. (Reed Saxon / Associated Press)

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Disney on Monday announced a major restructuring of its content business to focus on streaming. (Reed Saxon / Associated Press)

Under the new corporate structure,

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Singapore, Indonesia to establish reciprocal green lane for essential business and official purposes

Indonesian citizens as well as Singapore citizens and residents are eligible to apply under the RGL or TCA.

Singapore and Indonesia will be establishing a Reciprocal Green Lane (RGL) between both countries to enable cross-border travel for essential businesses and official purposes.

See also: Singapore and Japan to launch reciprocal green lane on Sept 18

The announcement came via the Ministries of Foreign Affairs from both countries on Oct 12.

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‘If No Tourists Come, I Have No Business’: New York’s Tourism Crisis

NEW YORK — Outside Kennedy International Airport’s Terminal 4, the long line of New York City yellow cabs that in years past rotated like a conveyor belt to meet the demand of passenger arrivals has disappeared.

The wraparound rows where riders line up to hail a cab are empty. Where usually a dozen cabs idle to pick up travelers, last Thursday two were parked. The drivers can wait for hours

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Futuristic ‘Formula One’ Seat Design Set To Redefine Business Class

Business class is rampant with innovation. Or it was until 2020. With the global travel shutdown we have seen a surge of cutbacks. Now everything from onboard wifi to champagne is on the chopping block.

Whether you think complaints which bemoan this year’s pared-back offerings lack perspective, or whether you are as infuriated by Singapore Airlines’ decision to temporarily get rid of champagne as this man (whose rant went viral

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Travelport signs multi-year agreement with CTI Business Travel

Travelport announced today that CTI Business Travel, an international full-service travel management company, has completed its full Global Distribution System (GDS) upgrade to Travelport following a newly signed multi-year deal. CTI Business Travel decided to move its business to Travelport after Southwest Airlines announced its full GDS participation with the company.

provided CTI Business Travel with dedicated training and support throughout the
onboarding process to help ensure a smooth

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Singapore, Indonesia agree to launch green lane for essential business and official travel

SINGAPORE: Singapore and Indonesia have agreed to set up a reciprocal green lane (RGL) for essential business and official travel between both countries.

Applications for the RGL will open on Oct 26 and travel will start soon after, Singapore’s Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MFA) said on Monday (Oct 12).

The agreement comes less than two months after MFA said on Aug 25 that Singapore and Indonesia planned to

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Indonesia creates essential business, diplomatic travel corridor with Singapore – SE Asia

Indonesia has completed negotiations to establish a travel corridor with Singapore to facilitate urgent diplomatic missions and essential business trips between the two countries amid the ongoing COVID-19 crisis.

Foreign Minister Retno Marsudi said at a press conference on Monday that the arrangement, dubbed the Reciprocal Green Lane (RGL), would come into effect on Oct. 26.

“Trips [via the corridor] may be available within several days in accordance with Indonesia’s

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‘A Business Is A Living And Breathing Organism’

The name Ian Schrager is both familiar and inspirational.

Perhaps seen as the original ‘disrupter’, Ian is known for his work in real estate, development and hotels. Some would go as far as saying he was the original founder of the ‘boutique’ hotel.

As the world still finds itself in a Covid-travel bubble, I have interviewed top leaders in

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Business trip during pandemic: testing, empty airports, lonely takeout

  • Alan Kearl is a beauty industry executive experienced in operations, finance, and strategy.
  • After losing his job during the pandemic, he was sheltering in place in Maine.
  • So he had mixed emotions when he was offered a consulting gig that would require travel.
  • Overall, he’s felt safe traveling, but has noticed a lot of big changes in airports and hotels.
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As a C-level

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Marriott built its own ‘Airbnb’ before coronavirus crashed business travel. Did it help?

  • Marriott International’s Homes & Villas platform has grown, with 90% of stays on the Airbnb competitor coming from the Bonvoy rewards program members.
  • This summer was the highest in gross revenue since the 2019 launch – bookings increased by 700%, revenue by more than 800%.
  • As Airbnb preps an IPO many experts thought the coronavirus had made impossible, Marriott’s success in alternative lodging can’t make up for the traditional hotel
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HIS reduced travel business revenue by 33% in 3Q of FY2020, falling into operating loss of 12 billion JPY

HIS reduced operating revenue by 30.2% year on year to 401 billion JPY in the third quarter of FY2020 (November 1 2019 to July 31 2020) on a consolidated financial basis, hit by travel restrictions under the pandemic. The Japanese leading travel agent reported operating loss of 16.8 billion JPY (operating profit of 11.3 billion JPY a year ago), recurring loss of 16.6 billion JPY (recurring profit of 11.3 billion

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Rising coronavirus cases in El Paso County could impact business reopenings

Editor’s Note: This story has been updated after initial publication to include information about Gov. Greg Abbott permitting bars to reopen and remarks from city and county leaders. 

El Paso nurse talks about new normal during the coronavirus pandemic



When Gov. Greg Abbott relaxed how many people can dine at restaurants and occupy other businesses in El Paso and across Texas, there was a condition:

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