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The key to a successful PTO is to tell you're going backpacking in the woods. Ain't nobody gonna try to email you then.

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Testament to experience: director says she's spending a week backpacking in British Colombia and two weeks later EM is doing the same in Columbia. #outofpocket

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Until they ask you to expense a satellite internet adapter for your phone / laptop.

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@ACN2 NOT GONNA BE ABLE TO DO IT!

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Hahaha

The real key is to actually do it too - a week without email feels like months without email

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