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A Business Owner's Guide to a Stress-Free Summer Vacation
Vacations

A Business Owner's Guide to a Stress-Free Summer Vacation

You deserve a nice, long vacation. Here's what you should do to prepare before you depart.
Brian Barquilla
Is Your Business Built to Survive Your Absence?
Growing a Business

Is Your Business Built to Survive Your Absence?

When starting a business, it's wise to build automation into your processes so everything doesn't fall apart with you.
Adam Callinan
Unlimited Paid-Time Off? Seriously? How to Make It Work.
Managing Employees

Unlimited Paid-Time Off? Seriously? How to Make It Work.

We know what you're thinking: Employees would abuse such a system. But it can work with three critical factors.
Ken Grouf
You Need a Real Vacation (And So Do Your Employees)
Productivity

You Need a Real Vacation (And So Do Your Employees)

A recent survey shows that, as a nation, we're pretty bad at unplugging. Here are five reasons you should.
Laura Entis
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How You Can Recharge Your Entrepreneurial Batteries With a Working Sabbatical
Growth Strategies

How You Can Recharge Your Entrepreneurial Batteries With a Working Sabbatical

Taking time away from your fledgling startup for a personal getaway might seem unreasonable, but it might be exactly what and your company need. Here's how.
Scott Leonard
Employees Everywhere: We Want a Raise This Year
Growth Strategies

Employees Everywhere: We Want a Raise This Year

2014 looks like the year that employees are finally saying, 'It's time to take care of me.'
Laura Entis
Tell Us: What Would You Do With 17 Days Off?
Leadership

Tell Us: What Would You Do With 17 Days Off?

While President Obama's supporters and detractors don't agree on much, they can probably agree on this: an uninterrupted, 17-day long break would certainly be nice.
Nina Zipkin
The Secret to Staying Married While Starting a Business
Entrepreneurs

The Secret to Staying Married While Starting a Business

Balancing running a business with your personal life and relationships is a huge challenge for entrepreneurs. Here's how to make it work.
Stephen Key
No Email, No Phone, Plenty of Inspiration
Entrepreneurs

No Email, No Phone, Plenty of Inspiration

Allowing yourself the time, space and separation from your work could be the most effective way to bring your business to the next level. Here's one entrepreneur's story.
Tony Conrad
How American Workers Spend Their Vacations (Infographic)
Growth Strategies

How American Workers Spend Their Vacations (Infographic)

It's a struggle to balance work, finances and vacation. How do Americans manage their time off?
Kate Taylor
How American Workers Use Their Vacation Time (Infographic)
Entrepreneurs

How American Workers Use Their Vacation Time (Infographic)

A recent survey finds that most people connect to the office at some point during their vacations.
Kathleen Davis
Think Like Van Gogh and 4 Other Must-Read Business Tips
Growth Strategies

Think Like Van Gogh and 4 Other Must-Read Business Tips

A look at how thinking like an artist can help you run your business and other essential nuggets of wisdom for business owners.
Brian Patrick Eha
How Happy Are Small-Business Owners? (Infographic)
Entrepreneurs

How Happy Are Small-Business Owners? (Infographic)

Do you take vacations? Work more than 40 hours a week? Worry about the cost of health care? See how your experiences and concerns as a small-business owner stack up.
Kathleen Davis