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My management brag about how little PTO they take - it makes me not look up to them but rather pity them & think I'm in the wrong firm. No one regrets the days they didn't work on their death bed.

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Agreed. I am all about the millennial work-life balance.

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Agreed - idiots

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Every once in a while, I am sitting in a meeting and think; I can't believe I get paid for this. It is a blast. Work life balance is overrated, work life integration is where I exist.

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Management has the money to take the best vacations! What a waste. For each day of PTO they give to me, I'll pick up dinner for them one night they're staying late at the office.

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F then. Take your PTO.

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That's pretty dumb. PTO makes you more productive when you're at work because you've had some time to decompress, re-energize and get some perspective.

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True story: Partner at the firm recently had a heart attack and died. This is what happens when you're overworked.

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Glad to see I'm not alone!

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