News and Articles About Vacations

Unreachable on Vacation? That's 'Beyond Stupid.'
Entrepreneur Mindset

Unreachable on Vacation? That's 'Beyond Stupid.'

As an entrepreneur who is hungry for success, you need to be available to your customers without exception.
Jason Fell
The U.S. Has Become the No Vacation Nation
Productivity

The U.S. Has Become the No Vacation Nation

Americans are reluctant to take off the time their employers grant them, but with no discernable benefit to themselves or the company.
Evrim Oralkan
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How to Run a Business and Keep Your Weekends Too
Productivity

How to Run a Business and Keep Your Weekends Too

While entrepreneurs sacrifice a lot for their businesses, taking weekend breaks are needed.
Deborah Sweeney
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4 Background Thoughts From Corporate Life That Sabotage Entrepreneurial Pursuits
Entrepreneur Mindset

4 Background Thoughts From Corporate Life That Sabotage Entrepreneurial Pursuits

Don't ignore that little voice chattering in your head but don't mistake it for clear thinking, either.
Murray Newlands
American 'Work Martyrs' Are Too Afraid to Take Time Off, Study Finds
Productivity

American 'Work Martyrs' Are Too Afraid to Take Time Off, Study Finds

Last year, Americans willfully neglected $52.4 billion worth of time-off benefits.
Geoff Weiss
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No-Vacation Nation: Why Americans Feel That PTO Is NSFW
Work-Life Balance

No-Vacation Nation: Why Americans Feel That PTO Is NSFW

A look at why U.S. workers are afraid to take time off.
Michelle Juergen
Unlimited Paid Vacation: 'Jedi Mind Trick' or Good Policy?
Productivity

Unlimited Paid Vacation: 'Jedi Mind Trick' or Good Policy?

While some critics may balk at an unlimited vacation policy, when implemented correctly it can be a no-cost way to lure employees and boost productivity.
Jake Gibson
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Unleash the Full Power of the Email Auto-Reply
Productivity

Unleash the Full Power of the Email Auto-Reply

Tap this shortcut's messaging potential. In concise prose, you can convey a lot about why people choose to do business with you.
Karen Lachtanski
Shark Tank Star Robert Herjavec: Don't Ever Expect a 'Balanced Life'
Shark Tank

Shark Tank Star Robert Herjavec: Don't Ever Expect a 'Balanced Life'

The 'nicest' Shark says that with great success comes great sacrifice -- specifically downtime. The one exception he has to make: his kids.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
10 Ways to Recharge
Entrepreneurs

10 Ways to Recharge

Your guide to escaping the burnout model.
The Secret to Increased Productivity: Taking Time Off
Productivity

The Secret to Increased Productivity: Taking Time Off

It's not about how many brute hours you rack up -- it's about how effective you are at replenishing mental resources.
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Richard Branson Announces Unlimited Vacation Policy for Virgin Staffers
Productivity

Richard Branson Announces Unlimited Vacation Policy for Virgin Staffers

The billionaire will allow employees to take time off whenever they want and without prior approval -- provided they still get their work done.
Geoff Weiss
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Why a Hiatus Is Key to Preventing Job Fatigue
Stress Management

Why a Hiatus Is Key to Preventing Job Fatigue

A serial entrepreneur explains how he traded sales for sails for a year and won a new lease on life.
James Green
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How Taking Time Off Can Help You Get Ahead
Work-Life Balance

How Taking Time Off Can Help You Get Ahead

Employees who use more vacation days end up with better performance reviews, according to a recent study.
Bob Sullivan