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Old 07-20-2017, 03:26 PM
 
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Three weeks of paid vacation, two weeks of paid sick time, and 10 paid holidays.

I'm fine with that.

I don't expect my employer to pay for enough time off for me to learn another language or culture.
Neither do I.

But I was surprised to learned that people in some other (developed) countries have much more time off. It just seemed so implausible.
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Old 07-20-2017, 06:35 PM
 
Location: Wonderland
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Neither do I.

But I was surprised to learned that people in some other (developed) countries have much more time off. It just seemed so implausible.
And unsustainable, like many other social programs in countries with an aging population and a low birthrate.
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