Disconnected at Christmas?

Walking the Walk: Can ideas42 Team Members Truly Disconnect?

Happy New Year! We hope you were able to take some time off at the end of 2016, and that your 2017 is off to a good, fresh start. At ideas42, our team puts in hard work applying behavioral science to social problems throughout the year, so we close our offices between Christmas Eve and New Year’s Day to give ourselves a much-needed break to rest and recharge. Of course, we’re also working with the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation and the Better Life Lab at New America to design behavioral solutions to workplace stress and work-life conflict, so this year’s holiday break presented a great opportunity to see if our own work habits are conducive to healthy work-life balance. How did we do? ….[READ]