Summer: Page 5

Productivity

6 Strategies to Make Your Business Sizzle This Summer

Depending on your industry, the summer can be a valuable time in which to get a lead on the competition while they are taking time off.

Growing a Business

5 Tips to Keep Your Staff Busy During the Slow Season

The last thing you want to do is just twiddle your thumbs and hope it gets better.

Productivity

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.

Science & 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.

Franchise

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.

Thought Leaders

3 No-Sweat Rules for Looking Professional in the Summer

As temperatures rise, you still have to dress the part of a competent entrepreneur.

Business News

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?

Franchise

A Barbecue-Cleaning Franchise Gets Fired Up

Grill-cleaning can make for a grate opportunity for franchisees.

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.

Money & Finance

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.

Leadership

Summer School for Entrepreneurs Is Now in Session

Extra reading and training could help you get ahead this season.

Employee Experience & Recruiting

How to Manage Your Own Kids as Summer Employees

Hiring your own children can have a ton of advantages, provided you do it right.

Productivity

Spend a Splendid Summer Vacation, Entrepreneur Style

These 20 proactive and budget-friendly tips will help you maximize your time off.

Thought Leaders

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.

Science & 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.