Useful Tech Gadgets for Business Travelers
Juggling to meetings at different locations and staying organized, at the same time, are challenges which any business traveler will have to be prepared; but bringing with him portable gadgets to help him be organized has helped much not just in the area of organization, but has provided efficiency, productivity, and cost savings to produce the necessary business travel activity.
Bringing laptop with outstanding battery life
The advantages of bringing a laptop with an outstanding battery life during a business trip are: ideal for remote access to email, schedules and documents; provide full functionality of a desktop PC; can handle full range of office software; can be connected to wireless technology; useful in making presentations, check stock level, make quotations, and place online orders; ideal for flexible work.
A good investment and a must-gadget during a business trip is a portable power bank because it is useful as a portable charger for your smartphone or other devices once its battery’s life is low, therefore, here are things to consider in looking for a good portable power bank: physical size – choose the right size to fit well into your luggage; battery capacity – a capacity of 5,000 mAh is adequate to recharge your smartphone; USB ports – the more ports, the more devices can be charged; charging output – the higher the amperage the faster the device will charge; casing and material – using durable material like aluminium or silicone especially when trips are as frequent.
Usefulness of a travel router
The usefulness of bringing a travel router during a business trip is when the location does not have an Internet access, such that having a travel router, which is a category of broadband routers that is designed to help people connect their mobile devices, provides these advantageous features: compact size – generally less than 10 cm in width or height, which is convenient to carry; battery powered – enables the router to be used for a few, precious hours; tethering capability – supplies online connectivity, such that it shares Internet access via a tethered 3G/4G cell phone; Wi-Fi client support – advanced routers can join hotspots as a Wi-Fi client and can share the same connection out to other clients from its own built-in access point.
Bringing a streaming stick, which is a small device, not much larger than a thumb drive, that is directly plug into a port on a TV, can allow a business traveler to stream television shows, movies, music, games, and other contents in the Internet to entertain and ease out the hurdles of a busy business trip during his night schedules with the device’s great features: flexible; can watch all available streaming media content using a web browser; easy to log in all hotel Wi-Fi; can run a VPN; can play Powerpoint presentations; has USB and Ethernet ports; can plug in USB flash drive to play content; supports Bluetooth devices.
Luggage tracker for business travelers
Having a luggage tracker, which uses a GSM chip that connects to your smartphone, can easily help you track the location of your luggage, because losing your precious luggage which contains your clothes, laptop, charger, other devices, and business documents is a disaster that can happen during a business travel.