Why Your Workflow Should Change with the Seasons

Should your workflow change with the seasons? It’s an interesting question. So often when it comes to workload and efficiency, we feel like consistency and stability should be the goal. These are certainly good things to have in your career, but I want you to consider why allowing your work to ebb and flow with … Continue reading Why Your Workflow Should Change with the Seasons

How I Plan to Gain More Free Time in the Summer Months

Given the Memorial Day holiday, I think just about everyone is thinking about the fun summer activities that lie ahead. I know I am! This is why I got to thinking about my plan for the summer to ensure I enjoy my most favorite months of the year. It’s too easy to stay on the … Continue reading How I Plan to Gain More Free Time in the Summer Months

How to Fully Unplug When on Vacation

Whether you have planned a destination vacation or are opting for a “staycation” this year, giving yourself a few days of rest and relaxation is not only fun, it’s absolutely necessary! For those of us that work virtually, we’re used to plugging in from anywhere which can lead to the temptation to get work done … Continue reading How to Fully Unplug When on Vacation

How to Take Advantage of Working From Home in the Summer

If you’ve ever had the experience of working from home, you know there can be some unique challenges. However, there are also some pretty cool benefits, particularly during the summer months when working from home can allow you to get outside and enjoy the season as much as possible. Here’s our guide for taking full … Continue reading How to Take Advantage of Working From Home in the Summer

Post-Vacation Panic: Tackling the Mountain of Emails

It feels great to be back! I hope you enjoyed a relaxing long weekend and celebration of Labor Day. But I hope you haven't enjoyed (too much) the small pause from the Bennis Inc Blog - because I'm excited to hit the ground running with some new posts I think you'll really enjoy. A two … Continue reading Post-Vacation Panic: Tackling the Mountain of Emails

A Short (And Needed) Break

The Bennis Inc Blog is on hold for a few weeks while I take some much needed time off to reorganize and refresh after a very hectic (but wonderful) month. While a small part of me will miss my weekly writings, I can't say the surf, sun and sand won't help to keep me occupied. … Continue reading A Short (And Needed) Break

“In Stitches” (a short story with a big influence)

I can still recall the feeling of the dewy grass between my toes. How it managed to turn my flip flops into slippery ice skates during mid July in Pennsylvania I’ll never quite understand. It was summer break and I couldn’t have been over the age of seven. During this time of year, my mother’s … Continue reading “In Stitches” (a short story with a big influence)