May 29, 2015

Fashion Friday: Sun Safety Apparel

We’ve heard it time and time again.  If you’re going to be outside in the sun, protect your skin from those harmful rays! Applying sunblock is always recommended, but what if you could find an article of clothing that also shielded […]
May 18, 2015

10 Reasons Why Promotional Products Work!

Today marks the beginning of our annual Promotional Products Work! week.  All week long we will be sharing tidbits on why and how promotional products work so well for your brand, so be sure to take a look at our Facebook, […]
May 15, 2015

Fashion Friday: Not Your Typical Tank

Summer’s just around the corner, so why not embrace the heat and let your arms get some Vitamin D!  One of my favorites for the Summer is this District Juniors Vintage Muscle Tank. This fashionable tank is made from 100% […]
May 14, 2015

Associate Highlight: Meet Mark Becker

Some athletes play their whole career without ever reaching the pinnacle of their sport; never experiencing the thrill of winning a championship. Fortunately, that can’t be said about Summit Group DC’s Group President, Mark Becker. You may or may not […]
May 1, 2015

Eco-Friendly Fashion

On April 22nd, the annual event known as Earth day was celebrated worldwide. The very first thing that pops into most people’s mind on this day is “how can we take better care of our planet?”  Yes, planting trees and cleaning up […]
April 27, 2015

Weather Rain or Shine – There’s an app for that

Every morning I wake up and my first thought is almost always ‘I wonder what the weather is going to be like today?’.  Now granted, living in the Chicago area all my life has trained me to be prepared for […]
April 23, 2015

Playtime Isn’t Just for Children!

I’ve walked past colleagues’ desks where someone is throwing a ball in the air as they sit on the phone, or they are squeezing a stress reliever as they tinker with numbers in Excel.  I’ve even been known to create […]
April 17, 2015

Fashion Friday: Apparel “En plein air”

Now that winter has come to an end, Mother Nature is finally giving us a taste of spring. You know what that means? Spring cleaning of course! No, actually it means you can get your hands on a new wardrobe […]
April 14, 2015

WORKPLACE CULTURE – What is it? Is it really that important?

Our Summit Self-Assessment Survey, shared during our last Open Forum, spoke of our workplace culture.  I think that so many Summiteers don’t really know what a workplace culture is, so I researched and wanted to address that issue!  The unofficial definition […]
April 3, 2015

Fashion Friday: Sophisticated & Sporty

Welcome to the end of my series on Athleisure!  If you’re reading Summit Group’s blog for the first time, you can catch up by reading my first post on the topic here.  The other two regarding layering and contrast piping are worth […]
March 24, 2015

Committed to Quality

In all that we do, we should be committed to doing it well and to the best of our ability.  This statement applies not only in our daily living at home but at the workplace as well and should be […]