Business travel is a part of business people activities. As it is inevitable, business travelers should make it as convenient as possible. Convenience relate with the process of the trip, whether it is before or after the trip. If you are one of those business people who have to deal with frequent business trips, then there are lots of preparations to make, like packing, preparing presentation and spend quality time with the family.
Your family members may feel comfortable when you are around. So, this is the perfect time to deliver total attention to the whole family members. You can bring your kids to swimming pools or other amusement places so that your kids will feel that you really care for them. The same thing applies to your wife as she will find many hassles without your existence around her. You can help her in taking care of your kids while she is doing the laundry or cooking.
When a business trip becomes a routine activity, then you may not find trouble in preparing your needs. You only have to make simple packing as you already have your place to stay on your destination. But, when this is the first time for you to leave your family, then you can manage your time for preparing many things to bring as well as spending good time with the family. Still, you are still lucky that your wife can help you a lot with the preparation—or she prepares everything by herself!
At the time of your arrival, you should be able to arrange your time effectively because your tasks will be waiting for you. It is important to prepare some tasks during the flight by using your laptop so that you will not waste your time. It is understandable if you are tired, but at least you do not have to prepare everything in a rush as it can make your stressful feeling worse.