10 Must-Haves for Business Travelers

Are you a bad packer? Add these items to your business trip list.
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Weight Matters

Prevent overweight baggage fees (which start at $50 in most cases) by weighing your bags at home. This handheld device has a backlit digital display, making it easy to see if your bag meets cargo restrictions. Digital Luggage Scale, $30, brookstone.com
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Comfort in a Bag

These flexible ballet slippers were designed for women on the go. Roll them up in a drawstring bag that’s small enough to stash in your purse for a quick shoe swap between meetings. Footzyrolls Everyday Rollable Shoe, $25, footzyrolls.com
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Snooze Fest

Forget about a lack of beauty sleep while on the road. This 2-in-1 travel alarm clock and sound machine organizes sounds into two groups-sleep and relax-so either way, you will feel alert and refreshed in time for your first meeting. Travel Tranquil Moments Alarm Clock Sound Therapy Machine, $100, brookstone.com
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Take Charge

You’ll be less likely to leave a charger behind with a tangle-free organizer. This bright case holds up to three gadgets and their cords in individual compartments, making it easy to see what’s missing. Personal Media Travel Pouch, $13, kangaroomstorage.com
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Soft and Stashable

Travel in comfort with this luxe set made from 100% cashmere. The throw blanket doubles as a shawl, so leave your bulky sweater at home in exchange for this super-soft substitute. Cashmere Travel Set, $325, pb-travel.com
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Accessory 9-1-1

Don’t worry about forgetting anything at home if you pack this 27-piece beauty, fashion, and toiletry kit in your suitcase. From earring backs to stain and static removers, you will be prepared for any unexpected mishaps or malfunctions. Shemergency Survival Kit, $25, msandmrs.com
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Perfect for any frequent traveler, this super-thin leather wallet has enough room to hold all of your credit cards and travel documents-even your passport-in one chic accessory. Checkpoint Organizer, $40, traveltools.com
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Just Say Charge!

This wireless charging station can power up to three Powermat-compatible devices simultaneously (and a fourth through a USB port), then folds into a sleek case for easy packing. Portable Mat, $100, powermat.com
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Pack Master

Consolidate your makeup and jewelry into one convenient organizer. This case comes with a detachable nylon pouch, perfect for holding makeup in your carry-on bag to refresh after a flight. Monaco Cosmetics Case, $135, tumi.com
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Picture Sleeve

Upload up to three pictures or designs to give your laptop case a personal touch with a customized sleeve. The exterior zipper pocket is large enough to hold letter-sized papers to keep your important documents handy and wrinkle-free. Create Your Own Case, $30-$41, designersleeves.com YOU MIGHT ALSO LIKE: How to Have Fun When You Travel for Business Working Abroad
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