The 4-Day Workweek Could Soon Become a Reality

Last June, more than 70 companies in the signed up for the six-month experiment of a four-day week.

The idea was to test what would happen if they gave employees one paid day off a week.

Halfway through the trial, 88% of the companies report that the four-day week is working ‘well’ for their . Moreover, 46% say their business has “maintained around the same level,” while 34% report that it has “improved slightly.”

“The four-day week trial so far has been extremely successful for us,” said Claire Daniels, CEO at Trio Media, one of the companies involved in the trial. “Productivity has remained high, with an increase in

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