Monthly Looking Forward Quick Poll

A survey conducted last year by Expedia found that American workers typically leave four full days of vacation on the table each year, averaging just 11 of the 15 days available to them. While most of us know that taking time away from the office puts you in a better frame of mind to tackle challenges with a renewed focus upon your return, a recent article lists several other reasons vacations are good for your career. For instance, they offer the time and distance needed to reframe a tough challenge you may be facing, as well as an opportunity to assess your team’s ability to handle things in your absence.