mix business with pleasure

mix business with pleasure

To do something that brings together some aspect of one's professional life with that of one's personal life. The week-long retreat is meant to combine business with pleasure—allowing employees to relax as they would on any vacation, while doing some corporate bonding activities meant to improve workplace relations and morale. You shouldn't date a co-worker—don't mix business with pleasure.
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From the island's private sandy beach to a wide variety of water sports and tailor-made recreational activities, the resort is the perfect place to mix business with pleasure.
HE'S hoping to mix business with pleasure - ferrying Town fans to away games against the likes of Arsenal, Chelsea and Newcastle United.
40pm) HITMAN Martin Blank (John Cusack) decides to mix business with pleasure in this black comedy when his latest assignment takes him back to his home town.
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The pub in Maryland Street is also offering academics the chance to mix business with pleasure, as the venue now boasts super-fast broadband with complimentary printing facilities, plus an extensive array of craft beers.
Charlie enjoys a drink but admits he does not have much chance to mix business with pleasure on the cobbles.
They say never mix business with pleasure, but Ian just can't seem to help himself.
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As usual though, the Revelation staff and customers also managed to mix business with pleasure, spending an evening at the Wildhorse Saloon in downtown Nashville learning to line dance.
Intending to mix business with pleasure, the otherwise workaholic CM will also unwind himself during his stay to ring in the New Year.
The 34-year-old actor opted to mix business with pleasure by taking his 29-year-old girlfriend along on a work related trip to Australia, the Daily Mail reported.
Ray added: "The golfing event is the ideal way to mix business with pleasure and it also gives us the opportunity to thank existing customers for their business over the years, in addition to welcoming new businesses to the company.
He decides he might as well mix business with pleasure and take his food-loving American girlfriend along as a dining companion.
For once, it will pay to mix business with pleasure, as someone you have mixed with recently outside of work, offers to help you out of a difficult situation you face professionally this week.