5 reasons to schedule time off

The past few years have tested us all in ways unimagined before the pandemic struck. And while work and life collided like never before, through it all you’ve delivered for Lenovo and helped us reach new heights. Need more reasons to take time off? Check out what the experts have to say about the benefits of time away.


1. Boost your productivity

Predictable time off boosts productivity. It may also increase your job performance by as much as 80%.

2. Potentially earn more

Studies show that getting away may help you earn more. People who took more vacation days increased their chances of getting a raise or bonus.

3. Clear your brain fog

Take a vacation! Real breaks help clear brain fog. Symptoms include:

  • Feeling unmotivated
  • Searching for words
  • Struggling with making decisions
  • Losing focus quickly
  • Feeling overwhelmed by small tasks

4. Improve your heart health

Taking a vacation may improve heart health. Downtime reduces your risk of health issues, including:

  • High blood pressure
  • High blood sugar
  • Excess belly fat
  • Abnormal cholesterol levels

These issues can lead to heart disease, stroke or type 2 diabetes.

5. Renew your energy

You need dedicated time off to renew your energy in these key areas:

  • Physical
  • Mental
  • Sensory
  • Creative
  • Emotional
  • Social
  • Spiritual

Ready to schedule some time off?

Take advantage of our flexible vacation time and paid holidays to recharge your body, mind, and soul.

If you’re ready to finally plan that getaway, don’t forget to explore our travel discounts.