Taking Vacation Increases Meaning At Work

People are motivated to find meaning in their work, and employers often try to cultivate a purpose-driven workplace. However, both may be neglecting an important aspect of developing a sense of meaning at work: vacation. Our results suggest that time away from work is associated with greater meaning at work.



Citation:

Colin West, Cassie Mogilner, and Sanford DeVoe (2017) ,"Taking Vacation Increases Meaning At Work", in NA - Advances in Consumer Research Volume 45, eds. Ayelet Gneezy, Vladas Griskevicius, and Patti Williams, Duluth, MN : Association for Consumer Research, Pages: 63-67.

Authors

Colin West, University of California Los Angeles, USA
Cassie Mogilner, University of California Los Angeles, USA
Sanford DeVoe, University of California Los Angeles, USA



Volume

NA - Advances in Consumer Research Volume 45 | 2017



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