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Free Helicopter Ride, Anyone? 40 Awesome and Absurd Tech Company Perks. (Infographic)
Benefits

Free Helicopter Ride, Anyone? 40 Awesome and Absurd Tech Company Perks. (Infographic)

While many of these benefits are just good policy, others definitely fall into the 'over-the-top' camp.
Laura Entis
3 Ways It Seems You're Working Hard When You're Really Just Burning Yourself Out
Burnout

3 Ways It Seems You're Working Hard When You're Really Just Burning Yourself Out

Entrepreneurs exalt passion, work ethic and pursuit of their dreams, often at the cost of contentment and rejuvenation.
Garrett Gunderson
Why You Should Make Vacation Time a Priority This Year
Vacations

Why You Should Make Vacation Time a Priority This Year

Regularly taking time off to spend with friends and family vastly improves well-being across all income levels, according to a new Gallup survey.
Laura Entis
5 Ways to Recharge Your Batteries During the Holiday Break
Entrepreneur Lifestyles

5 Ways to Recharge Your Batteries During the Holiday Break

One of the toughest jobs an entrepreneur can take on is really not thinking about work to focus on relaxing.
Larry Alton
Advice From a Recovering Workaholic: Make a Shift to 'Less Is More'
Work-Life Balance

Advice From a Recovering Workaholic: Make a Shift to 'Less Is More'

After taking a flamethrower to the candle led to a forced career change, I learned a very important lesson.
John Brubaker
Booking a Trip? 4 Places to Go for a 'Fancation.' (Infographic)
Travel

Booking a Trip? 4 Places to Go for a 'Fancation.' (Infographic)

Your favorite TV shows and movies can provide some vacation inspiration for your next trip.
Carly Okyle
5 Ways to Really Get Away From Work During the Holidays
Vacations

5 Ways to Really Get Away From Work During the Holidays

Technology has given us the ability to work anywhere, anytime, even during a family dinner. Use these tips to find a balance.
Curtis Peterson
Balance Fun and Productivity at the Year's End
Management

Balance Fun and Productivity at the Year's End

Fourth quarter is too important for everyone to just let go. Here's how to rally for results while reveling.
Jerry Jao
An Open-Handed Vacation Policy is a Great Perk for Employers
Managing Employees

An Open-Handed Vacation Policy is a Great Perk for Employers

Generous time off encourages employee loyalty and, since so many workers don't use all their vacation time, costs the company little.
Matt Straz
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
Vacations

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
How to Run a Business and Keep Your Weekends Too
Stress Management

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
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
Vacations

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