The Nice Resignation and the conflict for expertise level to the dire want for a change within the workforce. Add that with the pandemic woes, a 40-hour workweek is not sustainable. Fortuitously, we’ve seen that there are higher alternate options—international locations like Iceland have paved the best way by trialing a 4-day workweek (4DWW). The trial was a big success, ...

Bee Regulation has known as many corners of america residence. Born in Rochester, and raised and educated in North Carolina, she’s additionally lived in Atlanta, Washington D.C., San Francisco, Oakland, and Los Angeles. So when the 29-year-old entrepreneur was deciding the place to launch her video-based social community for anime and geek fandom, QuirkChat, she had a lot of choices ...

As many groups proceed to earn a living from home, the standard eight-hour, five-day workweek is getting a makeover. Schedule experiments have gotten extra prevalent, however the CEO of 1 U.Okay.-based tech firm doesn’t suppose corporations are going far sufficient. “Plenty of companies attempt four-day weeks, and I don’t really feel they’re actually versatile,” says Tom Fairey, CEO of Stakester, ...

On quite a bit in Portland, Oregon that after housed a automobile restore store and a parking zone, a brand new condominium constructing will quickly be constructed with a brand new method to affordability. As an alternative of utilizing federal subsidies to make some of the flats reasonably priced, the constructing’s owners have agreed to easily make much less cash ...

For 3 months final summer time, residents in a single Seattle neighborhood obtained their packages by way of electrical cargo bike reasonably than a delivery van, as a part of a pilot program testing new improvements to city delivery. Bike riders made deliveries between a “microhub” and peoples’ houses. The change led to fewer miles traveled per delivery and a ...

On June 1, 2015, I informed my workers that we have been going to attempt one thing completely different that summer time: a 5-hour workday. On the time, there have been solely seven folks on my workforce. All of us knew one another effectively, and I used to be conscious that they have been all extremely productive arduous employees. If ...