Unlimited Vacation Days? No Thanks!

The hottest new job perk these days is unlimited vacation time (aka “discretionary time off”, or DTO). That’s right, UNLIMITED VACATION DAYS! (WOO HOO!) Virgin Air and Tribune (parent company for Chicago Tribune and the Los Angeles Times) have joined Netflix, Groupon, and a small but rapidly growing host of companies to join the trend. Immediately, you’ve probably entertained visions of sipping martinis on the beach – maybe for a month or longer – while your co-workers come and go as they please (when inspiration finds them and pulls them back). Want to extend that vacation another week? Sure. You … Continue reading Unlimited Vacation Days? No Thanks!