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Portugal’s ban on after-work emails is a blessing for startups

06/12/2021 04:23 PM | Click to read full article

Last month, Portugal made it illegal for employers to contact employees after work, with fines in place. This is part of Portugal’s strategy to reform its labor practices.

“It takes more rigor and creativity from us as founders and as leaders to ensure that you don’t grow at the expense of people’s mental health.” says the co-founder of a startup.