5 Things To Make Your Summer Productive And Fun

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5 Things To Make Your Summer Productive And Fun

Summer is definitely here. You can feel it. How people want to spend their summer depends entirely on their personality and preference. For most people, it’s time for a vacation and visit new places. For others, it’s the best time to learn something new, start a new hobby or project or maybe earn a few bucks. Here are 5 things to do to make your summer productive and still fun.

5 Things To Make Your Summer Productive And Fun

Intern or get hired

It’s not as bad as it sounds. Getting a summer job or internship can help you build your portfolio or add to your experiences that will give you an edge when you’re finally applying for a job. If you do well, the company might even open its doors for you after you graduate or put in a good word for you to others. Plus, you need some extra cash for the school year or an additional income if you’re already working.

Productive Summer - Intern

Start a business

You don’t have to purchase a franchise or borrow loads of money to start your own business. You can start at home. With zero capital. How? Use your skills.

Are you a good cook? Do you have a green thumb and you can make bonsais or succulents? Can you take awesome photographs? Are you good with any sports? Then you can be a teacher and teach someone who wants to learn what you know.

If you’re a great swimmer, teach kids how to swim. Swimming classes are big during summer.

Offer online services by creating a profile on Upwork or Fiverr or asking friends or companies if they need someone with your skills.

You can also tutor kids or teach adults how to use html or JavaScript.

If you live in a touristy place, you can be a tour guide to people visiting your town or city.

With the help of the internet, the possibilities are endless.

Productive summer - business

Get sporty

Since summer is the best time to be outdoors, learn a new sport. Swimming, lawn tennis, volleyball, or softball are great sports to learn.

Whatever it is you’re interested in, do your research and be prepared.

In softball for example, buy the proper gear and/or equipment needed. Choosing the right softball bat is paramount. Choose one that is of excellent quality, durable and helps you perform well.

There are many sports store that can offer this and you can also avail online. One website that can give you the right and complete information you need about softball bats is They provide a comprehensive buying guide and they look at top brands and the rules and regulations of top softball associations to help give you the best material you need.

Productive summer - Get sporty


What can be more productive than not only growing your skills but also being a better person by opening your heart and offering services to those who are in need.

Volunteer at a shelter and help animals in distress. You can also foster a rescued animal.

Help serve in charities, do community service by helping in cleaning your place. Work with the youth. Help organizations that reach out to the less fortunate.

No act of kindness, no matter how small, is ever wasted.- Aesop 

Productive summer - volunteer

Learn something new

Enroll in summer classes to improve your skills or learn something totally new. New language. New hobby like cooking, gardening, knitting, painting, bar-tending, or writing--- all these you can learn by enrolling online or in a nearby school or learning center.

Not only will you be more productive, you’ll also meet some interesting people along the way.

Productive summer - learn


Don’t let another summer pass you by. Use your time not only to have fun but also to be more creative and fruitful. By doing so, you can discover your passion and purpose and earn some profit on the side. That is a sure winner.

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  1. My summer this year will be completely dictated by the arrival of our first baby, so I guess I will be busy AND learn lots of new things! :-D

    Almost Stylish