The wheels are up, and my plane is flying homeward through the night. Buenos Aires is now five hours behind me, and I find myself somewhere over the coast of Peru. It is a moment of celebration. This week, I successfully launched a project that will significantly enhance the revenues of our firm and provide us with an amazing opportunity to strengthen and shape the growth and culture of our global brand.

It was a long workweek, and I am tired, but the opportunity to do what I do best within the walls of an amazing organization makes my 22-hour trek home from my client’s office pass quickly. My excitement makes this beast of a commute bearable, but that doesn’t change the fact that I will spend more nights this week in seat 2A than I will ...

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