Vacations http://www.entrepreneur.com/topic/vacations The latest news, videos, and discussion topics on Vacations en-us Copyright 2014 Entrepreneur.com Inc., All rights reserved. Entrepreneur.com webmaster@entrepreneur.com (webmaster) 5 Business Tue, 14 Oct 2014 18:30:00 GMT 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. Tue, 14 Oct 2014 18:30:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/238402 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/238402 Jake Gibson 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. Mon, 06 Oct 2014 19:15:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/238054 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/238054 Karen Lachtanski 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. Wed, 24 Sep 2014 20:57:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/237809 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/237809 Kim Lachance Shandrow 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. Wed, 24 Sep 2014 16:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/237446 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/237446 Joe Robinson 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. Wed, 24 Sep 2014 15:57:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/237783 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/237783 Geoff Weiss 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. Mon, 22 Sep 2014 20:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/237687 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/237687 James Green 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. Sat, 30 Aug 2014 19:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/236940 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/236940 Bob Sullivan Can Your Business Live Without You? Entrepreneurs who have difficulty answering this question may be facing a planning issue that involves far more than arranging their time off. Tue, 12 Aug 2014 23:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/236389 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/236389 Beth Miller How to Make the Most of Your Money While on Vacation Start with focusing on these three vacation expenses. Sun, 03 Aug 2014 16:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235815 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235815 J.D. Roth Spend a Splendid Summer Vacation, Entrepreneur Style These 20 proactive and budget-friendly tips will help you maximize your time off. Sun, 27 Jul 2014 18:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235677 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235677 Lea Elaine Green Airbnb 'Squatter' Nightmare: Does the Sharing Economy Need a Security Overhaul? The case of an Airbnb guest who overstayed his welcome and now is a legal tenant raises critical questions about what the home-rental platform can do to protect its hosts. Thu, 24 Jul 2014 15:39:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235916 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235916 Geoff Weiss 5 Ways to Really Unplug and Enjoy Your Vacation Often, entrepreneurs and executives really don't disconnect when they take vacations – a habit that can make a so-called relaxing time stressful Fri, 18 Jul 2014 15:30:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235721 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235721 Chris Lyman Common Vacation Mistakes Managers Make (Infographic) Are you the type of entrepreneur who's guilty of failing to break away from work so as to recharge and return with a fresh perspective? Wed, 16 Jul 2014 16:30:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235569 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235569 Heather R. Huhman 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. Mon, 14 Jul 2014 21:03:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235621 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235621 Kim Lachance Shandrow 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. Wed, 09 Jul 2014 11:30:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235442 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235442 Gwen Moran 5 Hidden Ways Your Summer Vacation Pays Off for Your Business Getting away can help you come back stronger than ever. Here's how to use time off to the fullest. Mon, 07 Jul 2014 17:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235244 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235244 Jeffrey Hayzlett Burned Out? 4 Destinations to Bring Back Your Entrepreneurial Spirit. Regroup, re-energize and retrieve that go-get-'em spirit in these dynamic cities. Sun, 29 Jun 2014 18:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/234962 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/234962 Breanna Wilson How One Startup Is Changing the Vacation Tour Business Peek is offering travelers an easier way to book memorable activities for your next vacation. Wed, 25 Jun 2014 14:16:53 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235158 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235158 Emily Price Island Time: 10 Top Summer Vacation Destinations Looking to get away this summer? As in far away from dry land? Your destination may be on this list of top spots. Sat, 14 Jun 2014 18:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/234706 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/234706 Jason Fell Relax! Come Back Stronger by Taking a True Day Off. Want to work harder and better than before? Relax and don't think about work for 24 hours. Really. Thu, 05 Jun 2014 15:30:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/234376 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/234376 Jeff Shore