Fuck, this was intense but worth the read. I too think that the no vacation policy is bullshit because most companies want you to sacrifice life for their bottom line. When I see that in a job posting, I think “next” because they just want me to live, sleep, and eat their company. Here’s a great startup/company idea: How about promoting a work/life balance as a perk? I’ve been asking for that ever since returning to this god-forsaken country.