Tag: travel


Packed vehicle with bags of luggage

02

Jun 2015

Preparing for Murphy’s Law When Traveling

All thoughts of a stress-free, relaxing vacation have vanished. The luggage carrousel spit out the last piece of luggage ten minutes ago and you are the only one left watching the last few baggage items circle for the hundredth time. The representative at the lost luggage counter expects you to...

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Administrative and Technical Evolution of HSI®

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Oct 2014

Administrative and Technical Evolution of HSI®

Working for the same company for almost 25 years has been interesting, to say the least. You don’t notice the little changes as they are happening, but when you look at how far things have come in 20+ years, you realize the impact of those little changes. I started at...

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LEAPing Across the Globe

03

Oct 2014

LEAPing Across the Globe

I admit it… I’m a travel junkie. I love exploring new places, and I’m incredibly lucky that some of my work enables this addictive habit! If you’ve explored our website, you may have read about a project I’ve worked on called the Load Effects Assessment Program (or LEAP – I...

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Planning Bachelor Parties: A Professional’s Guide

30

Sep 2014

Planning Bachelor Parties: A Professional’s Guide

Alex Osborne I recently embarked on the difficult task of planning and organizing a bachelor party for my best friends’ wedding.  I can tell you from first-hand experience that proper planning, organizing and collaborative skills are critical for bachelor party success.  Trying to appease and organize twelve very different gentlemen...

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Box with juiceboxes and crackers on background of field, truck, and tent

26

Sep 2014

The Joys of Field Trials

Field trials are one of HSI®’s specialties. Our ability to plan and execute a scientifically rigorous field trial is what separates us from our competitors and keeps our clients satisfied. So what’s the big deal? What our clients typically find when they join us for a field trial is that...

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