South Korea is famous of their long working office especially to the entertainment industry where you need to take of the celebrities all the time. The long period of working hours became the employees normal routine and recently JYP Entertainment breaks this routine and announced to restrict their employees from working after-hours.
JYP Entertainment insider revealed that in order to protect the employees work life balance which implemented globally, last 2 months onwards they have implemented this new policy which employees will not be contacted via text messages or email after official working hours.
If there’s any special case or job that required the employees to work after working hours, this will need agreement from both the person who gave the ordered to work and the person who received the work. This is the exception to work after official working hours.
And this policy actually is announced by J.Y Park which he hoped this policy will help to increase the work efficiency.
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