Should the 4-Day Workweek Become the New Normal?


The 40-hour, 5-day workweek has been the norm in the United States for almost 100 years. Now imagine if it were replaced with a 32-hour, 4-day workweek--with no cut in pay. Would work-life balance magically descend on the land? Or would people be more stressed than ever? Explore the possibilities and weigh the evidence with Myles, then let us know what you think. Should the 4-day workweek become the new normal? 

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Create an infographic showing how you spend your time on weekdays and include space to share whether or not a 4-day week would work for you. Would you have more time to relax or would you be more stressed trying to get everything done? And would it be worth it for that extra day off?