I’ve been to enough conferences over the past 20 years as a writer/blogger to know what you carry with you can make or break a timely story. There have been numerous events when I ran into someone really interesting, and needed to capture the conversation in the moment. So for Father’s day, I offer my suggestions on the tools I use and tips I’ve learned over the years to make the best of such moments.
Today, practically anyone can become a news source as a blogger. It makes the meeting more memorable, saves the conversation to be re-shared with others if allowed, and can have a side benefit of adding to your social reputation. To that end, here are my suggestions for Father’s day: a short list of useful gadgets and items to help that well traveled business dad to get that story.
Here’s the short list of the carry-no-bag solution I prefer