Three Ways to Give Everyone a Break, While Maintaining Good Results

by / ⠀Startup Advice / June 30, 2022
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Sometimes working in an office can be a bit mundane. With office cubicles, it can feel as though you and your co-workers are packed in. Along with the white fluorescent lights and water cooler, thoughts come of white-sand beaches and relaxation. Chances are, you need a vacation. Or, at the very least, a break. We are all human after all, so it is okay to relax for a…

Is Saturday a Business Day?

by / ⠀Blog / June 28, 2022
is saturday a business day

Most countries consider the 40-hour work week, Monday through Friday, the traditional work week. Most people consider Saturday and Sunday as the weekend. Though a lot of service industries such as banks are not open on the weekends, other types of jobs such as retail, fast food, and many entertainment venues are open. So, is Saturday a business day? Many people are off during the weekend and so…

Poll: As an Entrepreneur Do You Work on Your Days Off?

by / ⠀Startup Advice / July 29, 2012

  Under30CEO recently published an article titled “Why Entrepreneurs Should Work On Their Days Off” which stirred up a great conversation about work and personal time. As entrepreneurs we all know that it can be difficult to separate business from personal life and often there is no separation. However, the term “work” can have different meanings for a business owner. Working does not have to mean setting a schedule, going to the office…

Why You Should Treat Your Business Like Your Boring 9-5: Put in as Little As Possible

by / ⠀Personal Branding Startup Advice / January 12, 2012

Yup, I said it.  Who remembers their boring 9-5 job, where you slacked off and did as little as possible to get by?  2 hour lunches, coffee breaks that turned into 2 hour lunches, mornings on ESPN and Perez Hilton, shopping trips disguised as doctors appointments.  I even have a friend who goes and sees movies on his lunch break. Why The Hell Would I Do That? Brent…