Tag: holiday

August 9, 2019 admin123@ No comments exist

Evaporate Traffic “evaporates” as vehicle drivers go on holiday or choose other ways to make their trips.  Walking, cycling or a ride on the top deck of a bus brings an air of freedom & relaxation – enjoy summer in the city! Guessed the Word?           Series 46 (2/4)       …

August 5, 2019 admin123@ No comments exist

Zeitgeist “Staycations” in the home country fit the zeitgeist.  Rather than travel abroad, Britons took 59m UK holidays in 2017.  Average spend: £599 ($727), 2018 estimate £823 ($999).  Besides value, top requests are pet-friendly, hot tub & an “experience” (alternative accommodation, activities).  Nearly 50% of Britons are more likely to holiday in the UK than the…

July 30, 2019 admin123@ No comments exist

Do nothing Once in a while, do nothing & reboot!  Hang out with yourself.  Go for a walk with a pal.  Active idleness is a mental imperative: a chance to think things through.  A quiet dialogue with yourself or others boosts creativity, critical thinking & mood. It’s called a holiday Guessed the Word?       …

September 3, 2018 admin123@ No comments exist

  Outdoor learning Outdoor activities break down barriers & teach practical skills.  Summer vacation is a hangover from Victorian times, when children helped in the fields.  74% of UK kids now spend less time outdoors than prisoners Guessed the Word?               Series 29 (3/8)               [pic:TheDigitalWay]

July 23, 2018 admin123@ No comments exist

Eyeopener Best investment of Director time in summer? Answer customer calls. While colleagues are on holiday, learn how clients feel & what staff deal with day to day.  Wisdom from the frontline Guessed the Word?              Series 27 (7/7)              [pic: PDPics] 

July 4, 2018 admin123@ No comments exist

Out of Office Scandinavian out of office reply shows firms get clients despite 5-week closure: “Hej! I’m on vacation for the next 5 weeks. Back on Aug 7.  I won’t access emails & won’t read the backlog, so get in touch that week.  Happy Sommar!”  Summertime & the work is easy Guessed the Word?     …

December 29, 2017 admin123@ No comments exist

Zzz… Rest and work are close partners.  Many truly great professionals plan leisure and creativity-boosting time-off with the same seriousness and thought as their work Guessed the Word?         Series 16           [photo: nile]