“Is That 8 a.m. Mountain, or 8 a.m. Pacific?”

Time Zone Trivia One of the quirks of doing business in far Northwest Montana — in this case, with a local logging company — is determining whose time zone applies. The company rep and I had agreed on an 8 a.m. breakfast meeting in tiny Troy, Montana, just 10 miles from the Idaho border (and...
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“The Human Slingshot”: Criss-Crossing 4 Times Zones in 3 Days

+2 – 1 +1 -2 = 0 (Huh?!?) What’s the best way to squeeze in a quick business trip to Northern Montana in the middle of the busy Spring housing market? I’m sure there are other ways, but here’s my strategy, executed to perfection last week: Tuesday:  work a full day in the Twin Cities,...
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