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These companies allow their employees to take as much vacation time as they want.

14 companies that give their employees unlimited vacation days

These companies allow their employees to take as much vacation time as they need. Some also have incredible family leave and sick time policies.
Vacationing in America is proving to be more stressful than one would expect.

Your friends don’t like using their vacation days to celebrate your wedding

Americans spend 35% of their vacation days on other peoples' holidays — and a majority of them would rather spend the days on themselves.

7 ways American work habits have changed in the past 10 years

Work culture in America looks very different today than it did a decade ago.
Many American workers don't take all their vacation days. Mike Jones is not pictured.

‘She just threatened me to take more vacation!’ The story of a Netflix employee whose boss insisted he take 2 weeks off holds an important...

Many American workers don't use all their paid vacation days, if they are granted vacation days at all. Two Netflix recruiters revealed on the podcast "We Are Netflix" at their company, employees are often encouraged to take more vacation if they've been in the office too long.
Don't be afraid to ask for the time off you deserve.

How to ask for time off work and actually get it

You'll make your boss and colleagues even happier if you ask and prepare for your time off in a way that respects everyone's schedule. Here's how to ask for — and receive — vacation time.
Americans take a lot less time off from work than the British.

I’m British, and I experienced the biggest culture shock when I started working in the US

The UK and the US are not all that different. But as a British person living and working in America, I experienced a huge culture shock at work.
Get outside.

One of the best companies in America gives employees ‘yay days’ to take off work — but they can’t be used for just anything

At REI, employees get two extra days off of work every year known as "yay days" to align with their employer's mission — days to get outside.
Here's how your company's vacation policy might change in the next 5 years

An American CEO ordered his employees to start vacationing more like the French — and productivity skyrocketed

Ben Waber of Humanyze implemented a synchronized vacation schedule, where employees are assigned a time during the summer to take vacation.