The surprising benefits of unlimited vacation

 

The surprising benefits of unlimited vacation

KENNESAW, Ga. (Jul 5, 2016) — Excerpt of Article: 

Christopher Hanks, founder of the Entrepreneurship Center at Kennesaw State University in Kennesaw, Georgia, loves leading sessions about unlimited vacation.

"It's a fun seminar to do, because it's never quiet," he says. "Some business owners get really upset. Others are evangelistic. It excites so much emotion."

Unlimited vacation policies are still the exception, but the idea is spreading beyond its Silicon Valley roots. These policies can have unintended consequences, though.

"People take less time off than before," Hanks says.

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