Tech employees are delaying vacations because of coronavirus, so employers are forcing them to take time off to avoid burnout
Ping Identity CEO Andre Durand poses for a portrait on February 14, 2018.
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There’s a pandemic. There’s a recession.
A few technology companies are trying to make sure their employees don’t burn out in the midst of it all by telling them to work less.
For decades, technology companies have had a reputation for being generous to employees, from pay to time off to perks. Since the coronavirus emerged, many companies have given their people stipends for monitors, webcams and other equipment, along with access to mental-health services. The virus is resurging or never went away in many parts of the world, meaning that many workers are still working from home, where work and personal time can blur into an endless purgatory of screen time and video calls. That’s …continued .
[Source: CNBC News]