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Londoners work ‘three weeks a year more than rest of UK’

Shared from on 18 April 2017

The average time spent at work in the capital is the highest in the UK, according to official data.

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Greens on three-day weekend plans: ‘Bold ideas needed’ for UK

Shared from on 3 April 2017

Co-leader Jonathan Bartley says people have been "short-changed" by the economy.

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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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Women work 39 days a year more than men, report says

Shared from on 26 October 2016

The World Economic Forum estimates that globally women work 39 more days a year than men when unpaid labour is factored in.

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The times they are a changing for City workers

Shared from on 4 July 2016

“Whatever you do, if you do it hard enough you’ll enjoy it. The important thing is to work, and work hard,” says David Rockefeller, the former chairman and chief executive of Chase Manhattan Corporation.

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The times they are a changing for City workers

Shared from on 4 July 2016

“Whatever you do, if you do it hard enough you’ll enjoy it. The important thing is to work, and work hard,” says David Rockefeller, the former chairman and chief executive of Chase Manhattan Corporation.

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The times they are a changing for City workers

Shared from on 4 July 2016

“Whatever you do, if you do it hard enough you’ll enjoy it. The important thing is to work, and work hard,” says David Rockefeller, the former chairman and chief executive of Chase Manhattan Corporation.

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What would Brexit mean for annual and parental leave?

Shared from on 2 June 2016

EU member states must follow the Working Time Directive. However, the UK already offers enhanced annual leave and maternity and paternity rights

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What would Brexit mean for annual and parental leave?

Shared from on 2 June 2016

EU member states must follow the Working Time Directive. However, the UK already offers enhanced annual leave and maternity and paternity rights

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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’

Shared from on 12 May 2016

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

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Knock off on Wednesday: three-day week is best for over-40s

Shared from on 18 April 2016

A three-day working week is the best way of ensuring that staff stay at their sharpest once they hit 40, economic researchers have found. Experts in Japan analysed the employment habits and...

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Knock off on Wednesday: three-day week is best for over-40s

Shared from on 18 April 2016

A three-day working week is the best way of ensuring that staff stay at their sharpest once they hit 40, economic researchers have found. Experts in Japan analysed the employment habits and...

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Why sleeping in could make you a better worker

Shared from on 25 February 2016

Not all of us are suited to early starts – and by adjusting our working schedules to match our sleep patterns, we could be a lot more productive, research suggests.

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Staying late to impress the boss is no guarantee of success

Shared from on 1 February 2016

John Timpson: Straight-talking, common sense from the front line of management

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