Friday Favorites: What We're Reading - January 15

Are you cheating yourself of balance? These four mistakes are sabotaging your work-life balance. (Hint, take a vacation.)

66% of employees hear nothing, mixed messages, or discouraging messages taking time off. Key to changing our vacation culture: communication. Basecamp CEO leads by example with this Medium post explaining the company's benefits including three weeks vacation and a paid trip as a holiday gift.

Don't let planning stress or vacation-fade get in your way. Hack your vacation for happiness.

Note: The data and statistics referenced in this post have been updated since we originally published this post. Learn more about the State of American Vacation 2017.

January 15, 2016