Is it Time to Abandon the Five-Day Work Week?


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Is it time to abandon the five-day work week? Or is the "five-days on, two days off" cadence of work and rest more important than ever?

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Speakers: Bruce Daisley, Elizabeth Uviebinené, Karl Nicholson and Nick Srnicek

Host: Anne McElvoy

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