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Why an ‘unlimited leave’ policy is great for business

Three years ago, I announced to my team at Inventium that we would be offering unlimited paid leave. Needless to say, the reaction was a positive one. I made the decision to offer unlimited leave to bring more balance into team members’ lives. In management consulting, it is not uncommon for staff to work long hours and travel interstate or overseas somewhat frequently. And in Australia, while leave is capped at four weeks, working hours remain uncapped in our industry. Unlimited leave was lau