Maryland Lawmakers Suggest Four-Day Workweek Program Where People Work Less And Receive The Same Pay

  • Other findings show that managerial headaches from flexible work arrangements are palpable for employers: 85% of business leaders say the shift to hybrid work “has made it challenging to have confidence that employees are being productive,” according to a study from Microsoft.
  • The most recent World Economic Forum conference in Davos, Switzerland, featured a panel event about the possibility of adopting a four-day workweek.
  • Dutch Employment Minister Karien van Gennip acknowledged that the proposal remains “very much a discussion for the upper class” since many occupations would still require traditional arrangements.