FOUR-DAY WORK WEEK

RESEARCH INDICATES REVENUE AND PRODUCTIVITY GAIN

Published By Livemint | 01 Dec, 2022

A large-scale study was coordinated by the nonprofit advocacy group 4 Day Week Global

Data showed none of the 33 participating companies is returning to a standard five-day schedule

 Further, organizations involved registered gains in revenue and employee productivity, as well as drops in absenteeism

Workers on a four-day schedule were also more likely to work from the office than home

Initial data was gathered from organizations in the United States, Ireland, and Australia,over a 10-month period.

The findings come at a time when businesses  are still struggling to recover from the pandemic

The study also found that when men had a free day, they did not do more housework