France Just Banned Work Emails After 6 P.M

There are many ways to distance yourself from the crushing tidal wave that is your work inbox. You can, for instance, impose an email sabbatical, which is supposed to be good for your mental health. Or you can plow through all of your emails in one go with the savvy use of search filters.

Now, there’s a new lifehack for dealing with email 24/7, and it might just be our favorite yet: Move to France. The Guardian reports that the country’s workers unions just imposed a ban that forbids employees from attending to “work-related material on their computers or smartphones” after they clock out for the day:

Vicki Kossoff @ The Learning Factor‘s insight:

Now, there’s a new lifehack for dealing with email 24/7, and it might just be our favorite yet: Move to France.

See on www.fastcompany.com

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