We all love to hustle and grind, but a guy’s gotta take a break once in a while! Why? Well, first of all, it’s fun. But second, and perhaps more important, taking time off from the hustle and bustle of life has been scientifically proved to boost productivity and improve creativity.
Let’s be real, though, it’s hard to take a vacation when you’re trying to succeed at your day job while running your side hustle(s) successfully. After all, most Americans get around 10 to 15 paid vacation days per year. Which is not a lot, especially if you need to use some of those days to work on your own hustle. (Satisfying, yes—but not a vacation!)
So we’ve rounded up four ways that you can take extra time off without having to use all of your paid vacation days.