Summer

News and Articles About Summer

Why Summer Fridays and Flexible Hours Are a Must
Summer Fridays

Why Summer Fridays and Flexible Hours Are a Must

Flexible hours may be the key to boosting morale and productivity during the summer, or all year long.
Lisa Evans
In These New Cars, Your Phone Gets Its Own Air Conditioner
Technology

In These New Cars, Your Phone Gets Its Own Air Conditioner

This chill new Chevy feature keeps the gadget you can't live without cool.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
7 Chain Restaurants Where You Can Find Fourth of July Deals
Restaurants

7 Chain Restaurants Where You Can Find Fourth of July Deals

Boston Market, Pizza Hut and other restaurants are offering Independence Day deals and specials.
Kate Taylor
The 7 Books Bill Gates Wants You to Read This Summer
Bill Gates

The 7 Books Bill Gates Wants You to Read This Summer

The brainy billionaire says you'll rip through one of his picks in 'three hours tops...because it's funny and smart as hell.' Sounds a bit like him, no?
Kim Lachance Shandrow
A Barbecue-Cleaning Franchise Gets Fired Up
Franchises

A Barbecue-Cleaning Franchise Gets Fired Up

Grill-cleaning can make for a grate opportunity for franchisees.
Why Your Team Needs YOU to Take a Summer Vacation
Productivity

Why Your Team Needs YOU to Take a Summer Vacation

If you are on the fence about taking a vacation (or think that your team cannot survive without you), here are three questions to ask yourself.
Craig Cincotta
This Mosquito-Repelling Wristband Might Just Save Your Summer
IndieGoGo

This Mosquito-Repelling Wristband Might Just Save Your Summer

Invisaband, a mosquito repellent band that lasts for 120 hours, is seeking to raise $10,000 on crowdfunding platform Indiegogo.
Laura Entis
How to Manage Your Own Kids as Summer Employees
Managing Employees

How to Manage Your Own Kids as Summer Employees

Hiring your own children can have a ton of advantages, provided you do it right.
Lisa Evans
5 Must-Read Books for Every Entrepreneur This Summer
Entrepreneurs

5 Must-Read Books for Every Entrepreneur This Summer

A reading list ranging from the cutting edge of social media to wisdom from decades past that is relevant for all time.
Jeffrey Hayzlett
6 Ultra-Handy Tech Tools to Simplify Your Summertime Travels
Technology

6 Ultra-Handy Tech Tools to Simplify Your Summertime Travels

Whether you're traveling for business or pleasure, these gadgets can help keep you on track, in touch and entertained across the miles.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
4 Ways to Beat the Summer Slump
Productivity

4 Ways to Beat the Summer Slump

Between summer vacations and the wanna-be-outside blues, summertime can be a productivity drag. Here are four ways to keep the summer slump at bay.
Gwen Moran
What a Teen's Summer Job Can Teach Us About Good Business Practices
Lessons

What a Teen's Summer Job Can Teach Us About Good Business Practices

Lessons come from everywhere -- even that kid selling ice cream from a boat.
Jonathan Long
Tell Us: What Was Your Most Memorable Summer Job?
Summer

Tell Us: What Was Your Most Memorable Summer Job?

Check out what these seven entrepreneurs learned from their summer jobs, and let us know what your early jobs taught you about business.
Kate Taylor
Legal Issues

Your Business' Legal Game Plan for the Summer Slowdown

While your company's pace is at a manageable hum, check for overlooked permitting issues and that all operations comply with regulations.
Nellie Akalp