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This Timeline Explains How the 40-Hour Workweek Came About
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News and Articles About workweek
Uniqlo Is Testing a Four-Day Work Week
The retailer's pilot program in Japan would allow 10,000 employees to work 10 hours per day, four days per week.
Arata Yamamoto and F. Brinley Bruton
The Average American Works 47 Hours Per Week, Gallup Finds
Forget 9 to 5: Eighteen percent of full-time employees work more than 60 hours per week, according to the analytics company's latest Work and Education Survey.
France's New Economics Minister Proposes Increase on 35-Hour Workweeks
Days prior to taking office, Emmanuel Macron suggested that unions should vote on certain 'exceptions' to a long-running and controversial French law.
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The latest technological advances promise increased efficiency and productivity but have prompted even more labor. Here's one entrepreneur's solution.
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