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How Can We Make A 4 Day Work Week, Work?

Canna Tan, HR Manager

21-Jan-22 17:00

How Can We Make A 4 Day Work Week, Work?

A 4 day work week is going to be tested out in the United Kingdom, with 30 companies participating in a 6 month trial. So essentially - 32 hours of work, but for the same salary and benefits. Proponents of a shorter work week argue that it leads to better productivity, retention and employee wellbeing... so we look into whether this could actually work in Malaysia, and what it could look like.

Image Source: Andrii Zastrozhnov, Shutterstock

Produced by: Jeremy Ng

Presented by: Lee Chwi Lynn


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