Here’s a smattering of items you might want to stuff into your laptop case or backpack for any sticky situations you may encounter. Beware: the more you pack, the heavier the bag!

  • Laptop

  • Power cord and adapter

  • Extra battery

  • External mouse

  • Ethernet cable

  • Pens, paper, sticky notes

  • Screen wipes

  • Headphones

  • A copy of your presentation

  • Media cards and flash drive(s)

  • Lock or cable

  • Tiny toolkit

  • Cooling fan

  • Business cards

  • Snacks

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