Why I Never Work Weekends

On living a balanced start-up life

Duncan Riach
Feb 26, 2019 · 10 min read

It’s Saturday and I just signed-off an email to a customer by adding, “Now I’m going to write an article about how I never work on weekends.” I guess it’s more true to say that I hardly ever work on weekends.

After graduating from college in 1995, when I started working for ST Microelectronics in Bristol in the UK, some days I would…