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Workers need to take that vacation time

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With an average 12 days a year of vacation, American workers have less of it than those in most countries. And a recent survey by Right Management, a subsidiary of ManpowerGroup, shows they use less (70 percent don’t take all the vacation time coming to them). Figures. Some people just don’t know how to relax. Or is it they feel they can’t afford to? The Protestant ethic has always run strong in this country. The ...

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January 30, 2013
3:54 p.m.

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Many of the companies I know are requiring use of all vacation time in the calendar year or severely curtailing hold-overs where it must be booked and used within first month or two of new year or you lose it.