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Remembering Epic’s UGM on September 11, 2001

Everyone has a story of where they were on 9/11.  Many talk about being at work or in school when someone called to say, “turn on the TV.”  Some folks were flying that day, while many were on vacation.  I personally, was sitting in… Continue Reading “Remembering Epic’s UGM on September 11, 2001”

Airlines Reopen For Business… Without Staff To Support

I was going to blame Hurricane Elsa on the fact that there was an 8.5 hour wait to reach a Delta agent. However I remembered last week it took 9 hours to reach an agent to change my flight, and there was no hurricane.… Continue Reading “Airlines Reopen For Business… Without Staff To Support”

Travel Insurance…Stay protected while traveling again

Expect the unexpected. Rarely is that old adage proven true as often as it is in the context of traveling. But some surprises aren’t as cool as cruising through the ocean and seeing a group of whales nearby.  With that in mind, it is… Continue Reading “Travel Insurance…Stay protected while traveling again”

Vaccine Management Consultant opportunities

Covid-19 vaccines are here…well sort of.  Let’s face it, it’s been the top news story (other than politics) for a couple months now.  Various levels of success on vaccine distribution are being reported from state to state.  All EHR systems have rolled out their… Continue Reading “Vaccine Management Consultant opportunities”

Consultant Travel – Covid Home & Airport testing options

With state restrictions and client testing requirements, Covid-19 testing has become essential for continued consultant travel. Having just completed my first business travel in 9 months, I found two great options, home testing before travel and airport testing when returning home. Both provided an… Continue Reading “Consultant Travel – Covid Home & Airport testing options”

Consulting in 2020 – a few hard lessons learned

2021 is finally here! I’m excited to be back online writing and sharing ideas with my fellow consultant friends and colleagues. We are stepping into the New Year with months of lessons learned from coping with quarantine, handling travel restrictions, offering services remotely, and… Continue Reading “Consulting in 2020 – a few hard lessons learned”

How have you Adopted to working from home?

Hard to believe it’s been exactly 6 months ago today since my last work trip and flight.  It was a quick client visit in San Francisco to kick off an Epic go-live.  Then, like a flip of the switch, all travel was canceled due… Continue Reading “How have you Adopted to working from home?”

How will Covid19 Impact your Travel Plans for Work or Fun in 2020? A quick survey…

Companies around the world have sent their employees home, closed their offices, and grounded their traveling staff. Remote efforts are in full swing and clients are depending on creative, urgent, impactful solutions for patients and physicians a like. The countless press releases and articles… Continue Reading “How will Covid19 Impact your Travel Plans for Work or Fun in 2020? A quick survey…”

Consultants Need to be Prepared for Alternate Client Support Work

We are in a state of emergency. There is no doubt that every industry is being impacted worldwide. For those of us who travel regularly, we are seeing empty airports and planes. Masked passengers and reduced services to protect us from getting sick. But… Continue Reading “Consultants Need to be Prepared for Alternate Client Support Work”

Know your State Rules and Request your Absentee Ballot Early

Voting season is upon us, and our participation is absolutely essential this year. Many of us travel weekly which impedes on our ability to go to our assigned polling location. The good news is that regardless of what state you live in, there is… Continue Reading “Know your State Rules and Request your Absentee Ballot Early”