Henry Ford, known for establishing the assembly line, was also among the first to standardize the five-day workweek
Technological advances in productivity, including information technology, and skill-building, have contributed to the argument of having four-day workweeks
The UK pilot plan was to give 100% of pay for 80% work time and get 100% productivity based on a four-day, 32-hour week.
A four-day workweek for employees with the same pay and benefits and a more extended weekend should go a long way to balancing our lives.
4 Day Week Global CEO, Charlotte Lockhart, explained that employees benefit from rest and lower stress levels, making them more engaged at work