Know when to punch out
working overtime is fine, but once you reach a salary level your OK with, leaving on time should be your bonus! Research shows that earning earning more than $75,000 isn’t likely to increase happiness.
Use your vacation days
Folks who plan their time off say they feel better about their finances, success, health and their relationships. But 40% of workers leave days on the table. That’s like turning down free money and stress relief.
Make time to laugh
Frazzled at work. Like me? Go straight to video. In the Journal To Labor Economics study, people watched a 10-minute comedy clip were 13% more productive than those folks who watch the news.]]>