Man with burnout Psychologists,sleep laboratories and fertility clinics have raised concerns aboutthe mental and physical toll wrought by a frenetic work schedule.(Photo: Shutterstock)

The head of Amazon.com Inc.'s India business has a radical ideafor his troops: Log off, get a life.

In an memo to his team this month, Amit Agarwal counseledcolleagues to stop responding to emails or work calls between6 p.m. and 8 a.m. in the interest of “work-life harmony.” He also talked about theimportance of work discipline and how to draw the line.

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