Summer often has us thinking about sand, relaxation, and lots of play-time. But did you know many direct sales and home-based business parent companies host their annual conference and training events in the summer? That means entrepreneurs of these businesses have to stay on their toes to soak in amazing (and often overwhelming) training.

From the impressive amount of training tidbits, choose your top 5 favorites. When you return home from conference, implement just one or two and save the rest for a few months later. You’ll go from feeling inundated with too great ideas to feeling confident about the gems you choose to execute.