Gone Fishin'

Summertiiiiiime, and the livin' is...easier for entrepreneurs than they think. A recent American Express Co. poll found that 41% of small-biz owners feel they don't enjoy vacations as much as others do. But a poll of 605 adults by AT&T suggests that those on a payroll are even more likely to call the office regularly (49%) and take along cell phones (38%) or pagers (20%). Most business owners (61%) leave staff or family to take care of business. One-fifth shut down.

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