Why are some people considering a four-day work week?
Though a 40-hour workweek split over five days has been the standard for many industries for many years, the rise of gig work and working from home have made many reconsider their ideas around how work schedules should be set up, including reducing the workweek to four days.
The 21st was joined by a professor of labor and employment, as well as a representative from a business that's been working with four-day weeks since 2021.
People and Culture Business Partner, Awin
Professor of Labor and Employment, Director of the Labor Studies Program, University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign School of Labor and Employment Relations
Prepared for web by Owen Henderson
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