Having good intentions of taking a vacation is easy. We all like the idea of exploring new places, reading on the beach, and trading in our devices for mai tais. The reality, however, is that our plans rarely come to fruition. As recently reported by the Huffington Post, nearly half of all U.S. workers are leaving their vacation days fall by the wayside. So what can we do about it?
In a recent post on Forbes.com, In Good Company’s Adelaide Lancaster provides 9 strategies for taking time off successfully. Not only is a fulfilling vacation feasible, she says, but it might just be crucial to your professional success, too.