Wellbeing | Four-day week arrives in UK as Scotland rolls out £10m trial

Four-day week arrives in UK as Scotland rolls out £10m trial

Increasingly, businesses and even several nations have been experimenting with four-day working weeks in a bid to boost productivity and workplace wellbeing.

And now, the concept has reached the UK, with a report confirming that the Scottish Government will roll out its own trial of fewer working days – without a reduction in pay – in a pilot ministers say could help sustain jobs and enhance the wellbeing of its citizens.

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