I Need More Vacation Time

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    I Think About Vacation All the Time

    I've been at my job for 5.5 years and also receive 10 days of vacation leave.  Even worse, my coworkers have been here 10 & 15 years - they also get 10 days of vacation a year.  Nothing to even look forward to.... The only good thing about my time is that I get it...
    noexcuses noexcuses
    36-40, F
    4 Responses Oct 19, 2007

    Am I the Only One?

    Why do Americans get so little vacation time? Less that any other industrialized country, from what I understand. Most co-workers that I talk to about this say they don't like it, but yet I heard about a study last month that found that most Americans don't even use the vacation...
    siren1971 siren1971
    36-40, F
    2 Responses Oct 19, 2007

    Been on vacation for 17-straight days

    and have to go back to work tomorrow. Not sure if I'm ready for this. I want to travel some more!
    deleted deleted
    1 Response Jul 27, 2015


    I guess it doesn't really qualify, other than we all need more vacation time...I just need to be able to take it!  My company has cancelled all CRJ pilot vacations yet again!  The first time was in October thru the end of the year, then several times since then, now we...
    pilotjess pilotjess
    36-40, F
    1 Response May 25, 2008

    Ooh i don't want to end this vacation

    so fast. I don't want yet to go back to the reality/city. I need more vacation time, need to unwind and relax. 4 days and 3 nights is not enough.. Here at the province you can do anything..
    sefyoung sefyoung
    26-30, M
    1 Response May 3, 2014
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