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“the push for a four-day workweek suggests we do have other things we value”

By |2021-07-26T11:34:33-07:00July 7th, 2021|4-day workweek|

Washington Post writer Christine Emba makes the case that we should push for a 4-day workweek not because it will make us better producers, but because it will

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Government experimentation with shorter hours

By |2021-07-26T11:35:27-07:00July 7th, 2021|4-day workweek, Politics and Policy|

Iceland is getting a ton of coverage for its implementation of a shorter workweek for public sector workers, but it's worth noting that a lot of other countries

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

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

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

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

By |2021-07-06T08:49:14-07:00July 1st, 2021|Business and work|

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

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Toyota Gothenburg and the shorter (blue collar) workweek

By |2021-06-25T14:44:51-07:00June 25th, 2021|4-day workweek, Business and work|

One of the questions people regularly ask about the 4-day week is whether it's just something that professional and creatives can implement, or whether care workers, blue collar

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Marketplace talks about the 4-day week

By |2021-06-25T09:53:22-07:00June 25th, 2021|4-day workweek, Business and work, Media|

I’m briefly on an NPR Marketplace segment about the 4-day week. A shortened workweek could become more common in industries where competition for talent is intense, said Alex

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Spanish telco Telefonica will trial 4-day week in fall 2021

By |2021-06-23T16:39:47-07:00June 23rd, 2021|4-day workweek, Business and work, Companies|

On the heels of the Valencia proposal to trial a 4-day week, Spanish phone company Telefonica now says it will trial a 4-day week from October to December,

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