Tuesday, June 16, 2015

Are you taking time off?

Americans are the worst at loafing!

In a CNN article it said workers forfeited $52.4 billion in time off benefits in 2013.

This amounts to providing employers with an average of $500 of free labor.

The result--burnout, stress, and a financial liability for companies that have to pay for the leave when the employee leaves.

In Japan--this is not voluntary--you must take the time. They call it "workaholic intervention."

When I worked in a "real job," I did not take much time off. It broke up my momentum. It cost money.

But maybe there are reasons to do it. Wisdom of age? Nah.

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