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The Four-Day Week: 2022 Annual Report is out now

My book SHORTER came out in 2020, and in the last two years a lot has happened in the world (no surprise!) and with the global 4-day week

By |2022-01-12T13:27:32-08:00January 12th, 2022|#4dayweekly, 4-day workweek, Articles, Business and work, Politics and Policy|Comments Off on The Four-Day Week: 2022 Annual Report is out now

Dealbook on the 4-day workweek

In the New York Times Dealbook, Kevin Delaney asks, “Is the Four-Day Workweek Finally Within Our Grasp?” Driven by the flexible work arrangements and bonus days off that

By |2021-12-12T11:12:53-08:00December 1st, 2021|4-day workweek, Advice, Business and work, Leisure and hobbies, Pandemic, SHORTER|Comments Off on Dealbook on the 4-day workweek

How critiques of shorter working hours fall shorter

In the wake of the good news about Iceland’s public sector implementing a shorter workweek, a couple pieces have raised questions about the Iceland experience and 4-day workweek

By |2021-08-06T15:18:42-07:00August 6th, 2021|4-day workweek, Business and work|Comments Off on How critiques of shorter working hours fall shorter

Designing days to boost creativity: Getting work, chronotypes, and organizations in sync

Anja Svetina Nabergoj, a design thinking and creativity researcher based in Slovenia, writes about how a better understanding your chronotype and help you design better work routines: If

By |2021-07-31T10:49:57-07:00August 2nd, 2021|Advice, Attention / Distraction, Business and work, Creativity|Comments Off on Designing days to boost creativity: Getting work, chronotypes, and organizations in sync

The 4-day week on TED Ideas

My latest article about the 4-day week is now out on the TED Ideas Web site. In recent decades, globalization, outsourcing, automation, digitization and, most recently, the rise

By |2021-12-22T15:53:42-08:00July 9th, 2021|4-day workweek, Business and work, Future, Pandemic, Top post, Writing|Comments Off on The 4-day week on TED Ideas

Iceland is conducting the world’s biggest experiment in shorter working hours

Three years ago when I started writing SHORTER, it was a challenge to find companies that had moved to 4-day workweeks. They were out there, but they tended

By |2021-07-05T12:50:37-07:00July 5th, 2021|4-day workweek, Business and work|1 Comment

“we realized people needed more — something structural that they didn’t have to ask for”

Soo Youn at the Washington Post writes about what companies are doing to deal with (or better yet, head off) employee burnout as they try to get back

By |2021-07-06T08:49:14-07:00July 1st, 2021|Business and work|Comments Off on “we realized people needed more — something structural that they didn’t have to ask for”
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