How long do you benefit from vacation? A closer look at the fade‐out of vacation effects

  title={How long do you benefit from vacation? A closer look at the fade‐out of vacation effects},
  author={Jana K{\"u}hnel and Sabine Sonnentag},
  journal={Journal of Organizational Behavior},
This study adds to research on the beneficial effects of vacation to employees' well-being and on the fade-out of these effects. One hundred and thirty-one teachers completed questionnaires one time before and three times after vacationing. Results indicated that teachers' work engagement significantly increased and teachers' burnout significantly decreased after vacation. However, these beneficial effects faded out within one month. Applying hierarchical regression analyses, we investigated… 

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