Category: Shouts

Your Complete Guide to Organising a Company Retreat

Your Complete Guide to Organising a Company Retreat

Your Complete Guide to Organising a Company Retreat Established in 2006, Travel Out There’s key objective is to help ignite team spirit, raise morale and develop a more connected culture for our clients. A happy, motivated and aligned workforce is a productive one! We aim to accelerate trust, respect and friendship within your team by…

Corporate Event Give Aways

Corporate Event Give Aways

Remember your photo albums, stacked full of pics taken during school trips, holidays, drunken parties and weekends away – out of focus, badly framed, eyes shut, or even worse red, as if cursed by the devil!!  Those photographs were far from perfect, but what they lacked in quality was made up in character and emotion! Back…

Response to Sinek’s Managing Millennials

Response to Sinek’s Managing Millennials

Simon Sinek’s interview on the challenges facing Millennials and their employers in the work place has certainly resonated with people of all ages. I would highly recommend spending the 15 minutes to listen to Simon’s views. Should your time be tight, I have summarised some of the key points with some of my own ideas…

The Baby, the Boss and the Brand – The Travel Out There Journey

The Baby, the Boss and the Brand – The Travel Out There Journey

Travel Out There has always been a Disruptive Innovation since the company was formerly established in 2006. Please find below a bite sized overview of our exciting journey to date.   Sharing Great Experiences with New Connections and having fun! In 2005, Austin landed on Baltic shores and started a ‘hobby business’ to connect with…

“My 13 Year Love Affair with Latvia!”

“My 13 Year Love Affair with Latvia!”

My name is Austin Nicholas, Founder and Director of Travel Out There, and I have a confession to make…. I am having a passionate love affair with Latvia that began in 2003, during a reconnaissance mission to Riga for a football tour. Pre-Ryanair and Pre-EU membership the country was on the verge of great changes….

How to Create a Perfect Social Pitch & Communicate with Purpose

How to Create a Perfect Social Pitch & Communicate with Purpose

It takes just one-tenth of a second for us to judge someone and make a first impression. Not only are people quick to form first impressions, they are also fairly accurate. Why making a good first impression matters. Enhance others’ perception of you, Project trustworthiness, Inspire confidence in your abilities Exude friendliness, Approachability and likeability,…

Get on the front foot by understanding what is your why?

Get on the front foot by understanding what is your why?

Yesterday, I was invited to do a guest talk at Riga’s International School, to a group of captivated Economic students. The age group of the students was around 17 years old and I went in with the mindset of giving them some career’s advice that I certainly never received when I was as school. I…

Travel Out There Tip 1 – Less is More

Travel Out There Tip 1 – Less is More

Travel Out There Tip 1 We have started a weekly Travel Out There Tips vlog. Every week we will deal with a new topic. To stay updated make sure to follow us on Facebook or keep an eye on this blog. Last week we talked about Stuff. How to sort it and keep only the best stuff…

KISS – Keep it Simple, Stupid.. It is time for a SPRING CLEAN

KISS – Keep it Simple, Stupid.. It is time for a SPRING CLEAN

The acronym KISS  (“Keep it simple, stupid”)  as a design principle noted by the U.S. Navy in 1960. The KISS principle states that most systems work best if they are kept simple rather than made complicated; therefore simplicity should be a key goal in design and unnecessary complexity should be avoided.   We are having…

Travel Out There will invest 50,000 Euros in Live Buzz Start Up.

Travel Out There will invest 50,000 Euros in Live Buzz Start Up.

“We have two ears and one mouth, so we should listen more than we say” – Zeno of Citium The ancient Greek philosopher already figured this out 300 years before Christ. Yet, getting people to listen, or to think before they speak, is still as big a challenge in today’s world. That is why Travel Out…

What is your destination’s G Spot?

What is your destination’s G Spot?

“Vilnius, the G-spot of Europe, Nobody knows where it is but when you find it it’s amazing.” It appears that the city authorities and tourism industry within Vilnius are satisfied with the result of this eyebrow raising campaign and plan to develop the idea further.  Lithuanians didn’t seem to be offended by the comparison, praising the authors…

Your Complete Guide to Organising a Company Retreat

Your Complete Guide to Organising a Company Retreat

Your Complete Guide to Organising a Company Retreat Established in 2006, Travel Out There’s key objective is to help ignite team spirit, raise morale and develop a more connected culture for our clients. A happy, motivated and aligned workforce is a productive one! We aim to accelerate trust, respect and friendship within your team by…

10 Reasons to NEVER Visit Riga, IF you…

10 Reasons to NEVER Visit Riga, IF you…

1. Only like to experience overpopulated & polluted cities. Riga is quite the opposite – a real breath of fresh air!   2. Hate the thought of getting hot & steamy in Hot Tub!   3.  Think that having a party on a tram is NOT a suitable way to see the sights!   4. Are a…

Corporate Event Give Aways

Corporate Event Give Aways

Remember your photo albums, stacked full of pics taken during school trips, holidays, drunken parties and weekends away – out of focus, badly framed, eyes shut, or even worse red, as if cursed by the devil!!  Those photographs were far from perfect, but what they lacked in quality was made up in character and emotion! Back…

Response to Sinek’s Managing Millennials

Response to Sinek’s Managing Millennials

Simon Sinek’s interview on the challenges facing Millennials and their employers in the work place has certainly resonated with people of all ages. I would highly recommend spending the 15 minutes to listen to Simon’s views. Should your time be tight, I have summarised some of the key points with some of my own ideas…

The Baby, the Boss and the Brand – The Travel Out There Journey

The Baby, the Boss and the Brand – The Travel Out There Journey

Travel Out There has always been a Disruptive Innovation since the company was formerly established in 2006. Please find below a bite sized overview of our exciting journey to date.   Sharing Great Experiences with New Connections and having fun! In 2005, Austin landed on Baltic shores and started a ‘hobby business’ to connect with…

“My 13 Year Love Affair with Latvia!”

“My 13 Year Love Affair with Latvia!”

My name is Austin Nicholas, Founder and Director of Travel Out There, and I have a confession to make…. I am having a passionate love affair with Latvia that began in 2003, during a reconnaissance mission to Riga for a football tour. Pre-Ryanair and Pre-EU membership the country was on the verge of great changes….