Can a 4-Day Workweek Jump Productivity 40%?
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Can a 4-Day Workweek Jump Productivity 40%?

Microsoft recently experimented with a 4-day workweek in Japan. This CNN report details the results: “While the amount of time spent at work was cut dramatically, productivity — measured by sales per employee — went up by almost 40% compared to the same period the previous year.” In addition they encouraged shorter meetings (30 minutes)…

Output vs. Hours! Can Your Company Adopt a 5-Hour Workday?

Output vs. Hours! Can Your Company Adopt a 5-Hour Workday?

Tower Paddle Boards decided to move to a 5-hour workday: 8am – 1pm. What, are you kidding! Most businesses say, “That’s nice, but it won’t work for me.” The 9-to-5 workday (or worse) is so ingrained that it’s hard to imagine anything else. However, their productivity tripled, sales and profits increased 40%, per hour wages doubled,…