Harvard Business Review: Americans Are Terrible at Using Vacation Time
Americans are terrible at using vacation time. Sarah Green Carmichael dives into the phenomenon and finds that managers are the worst offenders:
By 2014, 42% of Americans were telling pollsters they had not taken a single day off in the past year. So while America has long been the only developed nation to not guarantee workers any paid time off, our elective status as No-Vacation Nation has been a relatively recent phenomenon.