As many as 83 percent of people admit feeling depressed about returning to work from their vacation.
There’s that despair as you realize all those problems you promised yourself you’d deal with ‘after the holiday’ are there waiting for you — along with a large credit-card bill.
76 percent of workers say their stress levels are back to preholiday levels within a week of returning to the office.
One in nine actually phones in sick because they just can’t face it.
How to beat the post-vacation blue?
Book another one!
According to a study published in the Applied Research In Quality Of Life journal, people gain a bigger happiness boost during the eight weeks prior to their holiday than from the holiday itself.