2018 Update: We still love this poll and discussion about how much vacation time people took, but you may want to check out our most recent discussion of how many vacation days people used. As the close of 2015 is almost upon us, here’s a question: did you use your vacation time? If you did … Read More about Open Thread: Vacation Time
It seems counter intuitive, but I’ve read that at the end of August is one of the best times to plan a vacation because you can get the best deals. We’ve talked about how to deal with vacation stress (including how to be a good employee while on vacation, and a vacation time poll to … Read More about How to Plan a Vacation
2017 Update: We still stand by this advice on how to prepare for vacation without losing your mind— links have also been updated below. How can you take all of the vacation time to which you’re entitled — without falling behind on work and stressing yourself out? Reader K has a great question: I’m a … Read More about Taking Vacation – Without Losing Your Mind
If you’re anything like we are, a vacation — no matter how restful or amazing the vacation itself is — is always preceded and followed by periods of extreme stress at the office. With a holiday weekend coming up — to say nothing of summer vacations! — we thought we’d start a thread today on … Read More about Open Thread: Everybody’s Working for the Weekend
We took a poll to ask the readers: how much vacation time did YOU take in 2009?