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Shorter working week
Companies are trialling four-day weeks as a way to increase efficiency, health and happiness.
Tech firm offers staff a three-day weekend, all year round.
Advice Direct Scotland
Advice centre adopted a four-day week without loss of pay.
Company connecting people with self-care and counsellors trails four-day week.
Staff at design company Normally have worked a four-day week since it was founded in 2014.
PR firm’s shift to four-day week has proved highly popular with staff – and the company has grown.
250 call centre staff will take part in UK's largest four-day working week trial.
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