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You Can Get More Done in a 4-Day Workweek. Really.

I wouldn’t have believed it before we tried it at my company

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NNear the end of 2017, on a long-haul flight from Auckland to London for a Christmas break with my children, I was catching up on work-related reading when a magazine article caught my eye. The article detailed the results of a study of UK office workers which found that on…




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Andrew Barnes

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Having successfully implemented a 4 Day Week in my business, Perpetual Guardian, I went on to found 4 Day Week Global to create a global community for this idea

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