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Daily Number: 46% - Did you check your inbox while on vacation? A Fox News survey, conducted Aug. 3-5, asked this question: “Some people like to check and answer email every day to keep up with it, while others would rather completely disconnect and just dig through loads of email when they return. What about you?” 46% said they stayed off-line and dug out when they got back to work; 42% checked e-maiil daily. 

Are you going on vacation for Labor Day? Are you planning on checking your email?
If so, here are 7 apps to help you stay connected when you travel this holiday weekend.

pewresearch:

Daily Number: 46% - Did you check your inbox while on vacation? A Fox News survey, conducted Aug. 3-5, asked this question: “Some people like to check and answer email every day to keep up with it, while others would rather completely disconnect and just dig through loads of email when they return. What about you?” 46% said they stayed off-line and dug out when they got back to work; 42% checked e-maiil daily.

Are you going on vacation for Labor Day? Are you planning on checking your email?

If so, here are 7 apps to help you stay connected when you travel this holiday weekend.

Why More Vacation Doesn't Always Mean Happier Workers

americanexpress:

T.G.I.F. 
Recharge this weekend! 

Take the hint and give yourself some rest and relaxation this weekend. It’s proven to help your productivity, and on Monday you can use these 5 smart time-management tips to get everything done.

americanexpress:

T.G.I.F. 

Recharge this weekend! 

Take the hint and give yourself some rest and relaxation this weekend. It’s proven to help your productivity, and on Monday you can use these 5 smart time-management tips to get everything done.

6 Ways to Achieve That Elusive Work-Life Balance
In theory, work-life balance sounds ideal. In practice, it’s hard to achieve. Use these six steps to strike a better balance and hopefully get you to the beach for some “me time” this summer.
1. Plan properly
2. Execute
3. Schedule “me time”
4. Learn to turn off technology
5. Early to bed, early to rise.
6. An apple a day
Read more on how to get the work-life balance you need.
(Photo by Gray Malin via Lost at E Minor)

6 Ways to Achieve That Elusive Work-Life Balance

In theory, work-life balance sounds ideal. In practice, it’s hard to achieve. Use these six steps to strike a better balance and hopefully get you to the beach for some “me time” this summer.

1. Plan properly

2. Execute

3. Schedule “me time”

4. Learn to turn off technology

5. Early to bed, early to rise.

6. An apple a day

Read more on how to get the work-life balance you need.

(Photo by Gray Malin via Lost at E Minor)

Do you need a vacation this summer? If you’re like most small-business owners we know, the answer is a resounding, “Yes, but …,” followed by all the reasons you can’t possibly take time off.
For entrepreneurs, there’s good news and bad news about taking vacations. The good news is it’s never been easier to stay in touch with your business from a distance while still enjoying some R&R. The bad news is, all those ways to stay in touch are making it even harder to truly get the benefits of said R&R.
So what’s an entrepreneur to do?
Read more on OPEN Forum on your two types of vacations: The one where you stay in touch with your business and the one where you go completely off the grid. Open Forum’s tips can help you manage both.

Do you need a vacation this summer? If you’re like most small-business owners we know, the answer is a resounding, “Yes, but …,” followed by all the reasons you can’t possibly take time off.

For entrepreneurs, there’s good news and bad news about taking vacations. The good news is it’s never been easier to stay in touch with your business from a distance while still enjoying some R&R. The bad news is, all those ways to stay in touch are making it even harder to truly get the benefits of said R&R.

So what’s an entrepreneur to do?

Read more on OPEN Forum on your two types of vacations: The one where you stay in touch with your business and the one where you go completely off the grid. Open Forum’s tips can help you manage both.

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When it comes to business, most people immediately think of money. This infographic takes a look at the human side of business.
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When it comes to business, most people immediately think of money. This infographic takes a look at the human side of business.

(Via Visual.ly)

Click to embiggen (and see full infographic).Flexible Work Hours Dramatically Affect Happiness
        (via Flexible Hours Are More Important Than Ever - Business Insider)
Here in the U.S., the government doesn’t require companies to give employees a specific number of paid time off days. Around the globe, though, many governments do. Here’s a world view of paid time off policies.

Here in the U.S., the government doesn’t require companies to give employees a specific number of paid time off days. Around the globe, though, many governments do. Here’s a world view of paid time off policies.