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What really happened when Swedes tried six-hour days?

Shared from on 8 February 2017

Sweden's experiment with six-hour days, where workers could work for fewer hours on full pay has ended - has it all been too good to be true?

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Six-hour working day ‘boosts productivity and makes people happier’

Shared from on 12 May 2016

A shorter work day increases productivity and makes people happier, research has found. 

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Six-hour working day ‘boosts productivity and makes people happier’

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A shorter work day increases productivity and makes people happier, research has found. 

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Where new dads are encouraged to take months off work

Shared from on 6 January 2016

New regulations have been introduced in Sweden to encourage fathers to take at least three months off work when they have a baby.

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Why the UK should adopt Sweden’s six-hour workday

Shared from on 2 October 2015

More and more businesses across Sweden are working fewer hours with the hope of reaching higher productivity. Could that work in the UK?

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Ericsson to lose 2,200 Swedish jobs to cut costs

Shared from on 12 March 2015

Stockholm-based mobile phone company Ericsson announces it will get rid of 2,200 jobs in Sweden as part of a cost-cutting programme.

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Ericsson to lose 2,200 Swedish jobs to cut costs

Shared from on 12 March 2015

Stockholm-based mobile phone company Ericsson announces it will get rid of 2,200 jobs in Sweden as part of a cost-cutting programme.

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