I believe in going on vacation – I find that just the planning, the anticipation of having new experiences, repeating old ones, and meeting new people puts a smile on my face and gives me a new lease on life. I learned early that there are few obstacles that can prevent you from taking time off.
Think about this – taking time for vacation IS essential to your job performance and your health!
I can hear it now – you don’t have time, you have too much to do, there is no one to do your job, you’ll lose business, you don’t have enough money, blah, blah, blah. There are a thousand reasons why you can’t take a vacation – they are probably all valid in some way or another at some time or another. NOT! Read more →