A CEO that gives his employees $2,000 to go on vacation says people are more productive than ever
|09/27/2016||Posted by BusinessMediaguide.Com under General World News||
Even when Americans earn paid time off or are given unlimited vacation time, many still fear the repercussions of taking some well-deserved me-time — “work martyrs,” they’re often called.
Mark Douglas, CEO of the marketing and advertising company SteelHouse, has a different analogy.
“If you have a caged lion that was born in captivity, and then you open the cage, they back up more into the cage. They don’t start running free,” he tells Business Insider. “When we first started telling people they had unlimited vacation, they didn’t even know how to interpret that.”
That was back in 2010, when SteelHouse read more >>>