Why It’s Important to Take a Vacation From Your Jewelry Store—and How You Can Do It

Vacations are good for you—and your businessAlmost 100 years ago, Henry Ford reduced the hours his Ford Motor Co. employees worked, cutting the work week from six days to five, thereby bringing each week’s total hours down from 48 hours to 40. Ford realized the productivity of his employees diminished after six eight-hour days, so he took strides to keep productivity high—moves many 21st-century workers would scoff at, even though Ford enjoyed decades of success. It was a revolutionary move for an entrepreneur in America, and a lesson we’d do well to heed today, when we work more than ever and take fewer vacations. In fact, according to a 2013 Expedia survey, we are actually using only 10 of the meager 14 vacation days allotted to the average American. The Elusive Perfect Getaway A remote island escape can be the perfect way to disconnect from your day-to-day

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