FEATURE28 May 2020

Take four: How does the four-day week work?

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Covid-19 has forced agencies to work remotely and could prompt a more flexible approach to work in future. In the April issue of Impact, we explored whether four days could become the standard, and asked one agency to share the results of how a shorter week has worked for them.

At the start of this year, there was a flurry of excitement when media outlets around Europe reported that the Finnish prime minister, Sanna Marin, was planning to introduce a four-day working week policy. The story turned out to be ...