05 Sep '11, 4am

Who Wants A Four Day Work Week? | Care2 Causes

Who Wants A Four Day Work Week? | Care2 Causes

Due to the Labor Day holiday, many people will be experiencing the joy of a four day work week next week. But what if you could do that all the time? Would you want to? In Utah, current Republican presidential candidate Jon Huntsman actually made that happen for a large group of state workers , switching their five/eight schedules to four/ten Monday through Thursday in an attempt to cut costs in having agencies open all week. After three years, the mandatory four day work week is being rescinded, as it doesn’t appear to be saving as much as the state had hoped. But some areas are expected to continue it despite the mandated being changed, as it doesn’t cost more and appears to improve employee moral. So what would be the overall advantages and disadvantages of having a four day work week? Many who experienced it stated that they were able to save on child care cost, work o...

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