How to use your vacation to be more productive

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We all know it's important to take time off. Breaks, rest, and of course, vacation are critical for our creativity, productivity and well-being. However, Project Time Off found that more than half of Americans leave vacation time on the table each year. On top of that, many Americans plan to work while on vacation, negating the refreshing effects of rest and disconnection.

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REI's Force of Nature¬†Campaign REI just launched a public campaign to bring women to the forefront of the world of outdoor adventure. Rocking the tagline, "Let's make outside the largest level playing field on earth," they're bringing women to the forefront of their marketing campaigns, spotlighting women adventurers, offering programs and classes specifically for girls…