Category: Vacation

Trump Abruptly Cuts Short Florida Vacation To Return To White House

WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. (AP) — President Donald Trump is cutting short his Florida holiday vacation and returning to Washington on Thursday, one day earlier than expected for reasons the White House didn’t explain.

The White House announced the abrupt change in the president’s schedule late Wednesday, hours after Sen. Josh Hawley, R-Mo., said he will raise objections next week when Congress meets to affirm President-elect Joe Biden’s victory in the November election.

It’s a futile attempt to remain in power that Trump has been pushing following the failure of scores of legal challenges to the election outcome by

This is what happens to all those vacation days that never got used

Around 60% of the workforce has become remote amid the coronavirus pandemic.

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The coronavirus upended the way many workers do their job — whether in person or from home — and increased the time they spend doing it. 

In 2020, the average workday lengthened by nearly an hour, according to a working paper published by the National Bureau of Economic Research.

Despite the longer hours, workers are taking less breaks as well. Since March, an overwhelming majority of Americans have shortened, postponed or canceled their planned time off, according to separate survey of over 2,000 workers in July.

No reason given for Trump cutting short his Florida vacation

WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. >> President Donald Trump is cutting short his Florida vacation and returning to Washington today, one day earlier than expected for reasons the White House didn’t explain.

The White House announced the abrupt change in the president’s schedule late Wednesday, hours after Sen. Josh Hawley, R-Mo., said he will raise objections when Congress meets on Jan. 6 to affirm President-elect Joe Biden’s victory in the November election.

The Republican challenge is a futile attempt intended to keep Trump in power, and a path the president has pursued after his campaign lost scores of legal challenges to

Did You Miss Out on Vacation This Year? You’re Not Alone

In a typical year, New York employees of the magazine publisher Condé Nast must use their vacation days before late December or lose them — a common policy across corporate America.

But early this month, the company sent employees an email saying they could carry up to five vacation days into next year, an apparent acknowledgment that many scrimped on days off amid the long hours and travel restrictions imposed by the pandemic. “The carry-over will be automatic, and there is nothing further you need to do,” the email said.

Condé Nast was not alone in scrambling to make end-of-year

Kauai left out as vacation rental recovery improves

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