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Take Time To Do What You Like To Do

You need to take a vacation. There are many studies that show time away from work has mental and physical benefits. People that use their vacation time have a lower risk of heart disease and are more motivated to achieve goals.

American workers failed to use 768 million days of PTO in 2018.

According to a recent Robert Half survey of more than 1,000 U.S. office workers:

  • 37% will save their vacation time for later in the year, hopefully, to travel.
  • 28% anticipate taking fewer days off in the summer months compared to last year, because of COVID-19; 16% are taking more time off.
  • 22% would like to take a vacation but are tightening their belts due to the pandemic.
  • 20% will take days off for self-care and mental health.
  • 14% won’t be logging off because they have too much work to do.

Learn more about why using your vacation time is necessary here