Why is Taking Vacation Such a Big Deal?
By Cojourneo on August 05, 2012
Vacation is a lifeblood, not a luxury. That is my perspective. Yet it seems that today's workers are taking less and less vacation and working more while on vacation. So when did taking vacation become such a big deal? When did it become an act of defiance instead of simply the normal course of things? This post takes a refreshing look at taking vacation from an employer's perspective.
The TV ad focused on a worker atop her desk, shouting about her 47 unused vacation days. “Let’s take back our summer!” she yells.
When did taking a vacation become A Big Deal?