Tips for Employees: Don't be a Work Martyr! Factsheet

There’s a worrying trend in the American office: the work martyr. A work martyr believes only he or she can get the job done and must sacrifice health and well-being to do so. While American workers instinctively recognize the benefits of taking time off from the job, many will not use some of their paid time off this year. Is a work martyr complex preventing you from reaping the benefits of time away from the office?