Catalans love coffee. Whether it’s a strong, black, espresso to kick- start the day or a social sip of something milky with friends, locals find reasons throughout every day to reach for a cup of their favourite brew. But Barcelona’s long history with the bean has led to some unusual cultural quirks. Follow our ground … Continue reading Guide to International Coffee Day in Barcelona
Many company leaders have a no-phone rule during meetings – but is this the right approach in the age of smartphones? More and more digitally native millennials are entering the workforce each year. For them, a phone is a tool, not a distraction. They know that mobile apps can facilitate meetings rather than hinder them. … Continue reading 5 Apps for Smarter and More Effective Meetings
How can you make morning meetings the most productive of the day? How can you shake off that sleepy feeling and fire up your creativity? The answer’s simple: a nutrient-packed breakfast. We all love coffee and caffeine can kick-start your brain when you wake up, but a balanced breakfast provides the fuel you really need … Continue reading 5 Breakfast Picks to Perk Up Your Productivity
See more, know more and do more in Barcelona. Le Méridien Barcelona’s Instagram-inspired walking tour offers ways to view the city through new eyes and seek out its hidden treasures. Its unique routes are the perfect activity to light up any meeting. Follow your instinct to explore. Our three filters of discovery: Coordinates, Culture and Cuisine, … Continue reading Experience Barcelona through the filters of discovery
Look your best while you’re on the move with our list of travel style essentials. Get suitcases that suit you Choose a simple, understated colour for your luggage, like black or brown, and a hardwearing material, such as leather or nylon. Your luggage will last a long time and will always look chic. For added … Continue reading How To Travel in Style: Essential Tips
A lot of meetings are pointless and poorly executed. Perhaps the most important thing you can do to make meetings more enjoyable is to make sure that there is a clear agenda, and that you and the others really need to be there. For more on this subject, take a look at David Grady’s Ted … Continue reading How to make your meetings more enjoyable
It’s game time. Escape the ordinary. Team building activities have changed over the years. Nowadays it is not only about mundane conferences or activities without any other purpose than leisure, but something more than an “outwork activity” is what Human Resource departments want to achieve. The objective is to motivate the teams, improve the relationship between co-workers … Continue reading Key Ingredients for building a team: Chicken and Banana.