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Submission + - Volkwasgen turns off e-mail after work-hours (

wired_parrot writes: Responding to complaints from employees that email outside of working hours was disrupting their lives, Volkswagen has taken the step of shutting their email servers outside work-hours. Other companies have taken similar steps, with at least one taking the extraordinary step of banning internal e-mail altogether. Is this new awareness of the disruption work email brings on employee's personal life a trend?
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Volkwasgen turns off e-mail after work-hours

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