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The Value of Not Productive Time - a Retrospective on Vacations w/ Derek Huether

The Value of Not Productive Time - a Retrospective on Vacations w/ Derek Huether

A Retrospective on Vacations

If you love your work and are very driven, the idea of “vacation” can be a daunting thing. In this episode of SoundNotes, Derek Huether and Dave Prior hold a retrospective on how they each coped with the challenge of taking time-off from work over the holiday. If you count yourself among the vacation challenged, this conversation may provide insight into why you need to take the time, why you need to protect the time BUT why your version of taking a break to restore yourself doesn’t have to fit the standard definition of “vacation”.

Show Notes
00:08 Podcast Begins
00:17 Topic Intro - a Retrospective on taking vacation
00:52 Derek explains why he took his first vacation in almost 2 years
02:07 Pre-vacation anxiety
03:12 If you get grumpy when you don’t have too much work to do “YOU NEED TO GET AWAY”
03:52 When your sustainable pace is an unsustainable pace
04:10 Some of us are wired a little weird and there is no “balance”
05:11 Sometimes having too much t

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