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Do You Have To Give A Reason When You Take P.T.O At Your Company?

Curious if most people in sales give a reason for their P.T.O or if they take it when they want without explanation?

I give a reason when I take my paid time off
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MMMGood
Celebrated Contributor
+10
Senior Account Executive
We definitely donโ€™t have to...and it might be unlawful to require an employee provide a reason. But I still provide one so that everyone can be jelly. Haha.ย 
PhlipOut
Politicker
+6
Account Executive
nah, approve it and leave me alone
salesnerd
WR Officer
+16
Head of Growth
Personally I always tell people. It's just the kind of person I am. If someone tells me that they are taking time off, I don't ask any prying questions, but I usually ask "going anywhere fun?" mainly because I'm just curious.ย 
GrindingSales
Opinionated
+5
Account Executive
We don't have to tell the HR dept per say, but my boss would definitely want to know.ย 
Coffeesforclosers
Notable Contributor
+11
Director Sales and Market Development
You dont have to, but i do, and depending where i am with my number i provide my availability to keep business afloat even if out
Bittersweet0326
Politicker
+5
Digital Business Associate
Nope. I remember being young at one of my first jobs. I was always so worried that I had to give a good reason for taking time off. But over time I've realized that if they want to know, they just want to micro manage and put you in a spot where it's difficult to ask for time off. It's not needed.
thesalesdocrx
Valued Contributor
+5
SDR Manager
Gross - is it really anyone's business?
funcoupons
WR Officer
+11
Kahluapons
No, I usually mention if I'm taking care of an appointment/going on a fun trip but that's about it. We are not required, I just have a friendly relationship with my boss.
CuriousFox
WR Officer
+11
Needer of Life Alert
No. It's your time off. You earned it. You get to take it. End of story.
bravochromatic
Opinionated
+2
Sales Manager
No questions asked, PTO is PTOย 
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