Hard to believe that August
is here already…time to re-group and brainstorm blog topics and personal goals for another month that are useful, educational, or entertaining for both yourself and your audience.Here are a few ideas…


General Topics

Back to School...sales, extracurriculars and after school activities, how parents can spend time for themselves during the day, healthy lunch ideas, usefu how-to articles that help readers learn something new or accomplish a school-related task

Labor Day…gearing up for Labor Day 

State Fairs

Family Fun Month…August signifies the last few weeks of summer before children return to school. Encourage family relationship building by promoting family activities throughout the month of August that are related to your business. Hold special fau this time to their clients. Send out an email newsletter with your top organizing tips, or write a blogpost doing the same. …tips to store away summer toys and gadgets, such as watercrafts, jet skis, motorcycles and more


Weeks

National Simplify your Life Week..tips and ways to simplify life at home…Another way to take advantage of this week is to post on social media a daily organizing tip. Encourage your clients to step back and take a look around them, so they won’t be overwhelmed and bogged down later on (like when back to school season is underway.)



Days

August 2nd…Friendship Day 

August 9th is National Book Lover’s Day. Have each agent in your agency write a quick summary (100 words or less) about their favorite book and why they recommend it! This is fun for the whole office and does not require just ONE writer!#7: 

August 15th…National Relaxation Day...beauty treatments, special relaxing techniques, such as white noise machines, favorite drinks, yoga and meditation 

August 19th...World Humanitarian Day...recognize those that lost their lives working for humanitarian causes,donating time or money to an important charity, 

August 20...National Honey Bee Day…World Mosquito Day

August 21st is Senior Citizen’s Day.…year round discounts available to senior citizens, 
  
The month and days of August have also been designated, by some authority that exists, as…

August

  • —Admit You’re Happy Month
  • —Family Fun Month
  • —Dog Days of Summer – July 3 – August 11
  • —International Clown Week – always August 1-7
  • —National Catfish Month
  • —National Eye Exam Month
  • —National Golf Month
  • —National Picnic Month
  • —Peach Month
  • —Romance Awareness Month
  • —Water Quality Month

Week
—Week 1 National Simplify your Life Week..tips and ways to simplify life at home
—Week 2 National Smile Week
—Week 3 Friendship Week
—Week 4 Be Kind to Humankind Week

    Days

    1. August 1…National Girlfriends Day…National Mountain Climbing Day…National Raspberry Cream Pie Day
    2. August 2…National Ice Cream Sandwich Day
    3. August 3…National Watermelon Day..National White Wine Day…National Watermelon Day
    4. August 4…National Chocolate Chip Cookie Day…U.S. Coast Guard Day
    5. August 5…Campfire Day…National Clown Day…National Mustard Day…National Underwear Day…Work Like a Dog Day
    6. August 6…Friendship Day…Sisters Day…Wiggle Your Toes Day
    7. August 7…International Forgiveness Day…National Lighthouse Day
    8. August 8…Happiness Happens Day… International Cat Day…Sneak Some Zucchini onto Your Neighbor’s Porch Day
    9. August 9…Book Lover’s Day
    10. August 10…Lazy Day…National S’mores Day
    11. August 11…Presidential Joke Day…Son and Daughter Day
    12. August 12…World Elephant Day…Middle Child’s Day
    13. August 13…International Lefthanders Day
    14. August 14…National Creamsicle Day
    15. August 15…Relaxation Day 
    16. August 16…National Tell a Joke Day…Bennington Battle Day … National Airborne Day
    17. August 17…National Vanilla Custard Day…National Thrift Shop Day
    18. August 18…Bad Poetry Day
    19. August 19…National Aviation Day…National Potato Day…National Honey Bee Awareness Day 
    20. August 20…World Mosquito Day
    21. August 21…National Spumoni Day…Senior Citizen’s Day
    22. August 22…Be an Angel Day…National Tooth Fairy Day…National Eat a Peach Day…National Pecan Torte Day
    23. August 23…International Day for the Remembrance of the Slave Trade and its Abolition…Ride the Wind Day
    24. August 24…National Waffle Day… Vesuvius Day
    25. August 25…National Banana Split Day…Kiss and Make Up Day…National Whiskey Sour Day
    26. August 26…Women’s Equality Day…National Dog Day
    27. August 27…Lyndon Baines Johnson Day…National Banana Lovers Day…Global Forgiveness Day…Just Because Day…National Pots De Creme Day…
    28. August 28…National Cherry Turnover Day
    29. August 29…More Herbs, Less Salt Day…National Lemon Juice Day …National Chop Suey Day
    30. August 30…Frankenstein Day …Toasted Marshmallow Day
    31. August 31…National Trail Mix Day…National Eat Outside Day
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