Battling Burnout

In this Nov. 26, 2013 photo, Shirin Majid, left, holds her daughter, Ella Townsend, 9 months, as she does a video phone call with her parents, Pirzada and Patricia Majid, from England, in New York. Majid, who works for the internet startup Quirky, is home during her company’s quarterly “blackout” week break from work. Quirky’s CEO, Ben Kaufman, makes the whole company stop working and take breaks so they don’t burn out. (AP Photo/Bebeto Matthews)