Increasingly, companies are demanding cult-like devotion. Do whatever it takes; sacrifice whatever you’ve got. It’s no longer enough to punch in, put in a solid day’s work, and go home. Now, you’re expected to be on Slack 24/7, use your social network to promote the company, recruit friends to the team, go to events in the evening, and use your personal equipment.
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Justin Jackson
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No. This is what a shit company does. It’s as big a red flag as you could ask for.

Many modern and progressive companies realise flogging your staff 80+ hrs a week is pointless and leads to poor results. It’s little wonder so many startups fail when staff aren’t able to function optimally.

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