en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Eight-hour_day

The eight-hour day movement or 40-hour week movement, also known as the short-time ... The working day could range from 10 to 16 hours, and the work week was .... Some workers gained shorter hours (eight or nine) with no reduction in pay; ... The Stonemasons' Society in Sydney issued an ultimatum to employers on ...

clowdwork.com/en/blog/2017/05/11/english-the-reduction-of-the-working-day-statistics-society-and-stubbornness-to-change

May 11, 2017 ... On the 5th April Camilla Vallejo's proposal to shorten the working week was declared admissible in the National Congress, marking the ...

www.theguardian.com/commentisfree/2017/nov/16/working-four-day-week-hours-labour

Nov 16, 2017 ... Indeed, a deeply unhealthy distribution of work scars our society. ... A four-day working week could also help tackle climate change: as the New ... If technology means a further reduction in secure work, a universal basic ...

www.sciencealert.com/this-4-day-work-week-experiment-went-so-well-company-keeping-it-perpetual-guardian-engagement-balance

Jul 23, 2018 ... While lots of research has shown the numerous benefits a reduced work week can provide to employees, what's remarkable about this trial is ...

www.askspoke.com/blog/hr/40-hour-work-week

Discover why we work 8 hours a day and 40 hours a week, and learn if that's really ideal. ... later to reduce the workweek to 40 hours, and in 1940, the 40-hour workweek ... Society is different now than it was when the 40-hour workweek was  ...

theconversation.com/why-a-four-day-workweek-is-not-good-for-your-health-64516

Sep 2, 2016 ... Supposedly, a four-day work schedule allows workers extra time to pursue ... Additional cost savings can be obtained from reducing total weekly commuting time. ... Statistics from the Society for Human Resource Management ...

www.etui.org/content/download/32642/303199/file/Guide_Working+time_EN_ED2_WEB.pdf

Reducing working time and extending operating hours? 55. Start with national .... This guide clearly shows that, over the course of time, societies have set deci- sive steps in radically .... “The four-day workweek is inevitable.” Richard Nixon ...

neweconomics.org/2014/07/10-reasons-for-a-shorter-working-week

Jul 29, 2014 ... Any move towards a shorter working week would need to be implemented ... there are clear benefits for environment, economy and society: ... as they choose would greatly reduce stress levels and improve overall well-being, ...

guild.co/blog/is-the-4-day-work-week-the-future

Aug 14, 2018 ... A four day working week can boost morale, productivity and offer ... Improved health: Reduce working hours and work-related stress is likely to ... A four day work week can also benefit businesses and society as a whole.