The Infographic discusses benefits and disadvantages of working fewer hours. Most entrepreneurs are considered workaholics but working less hours can create more efficiency and productivity in the work place.
Ford Motors was the first company to shorten the work week from six 8-hour work days to five 8-hour work days. Their reasoning behind this change was to give workers more leisure time, which they would possibly need to purchase the products of Ford Motors to enjoy their leisure time.
When comparing the average work week and average salaries of different countries, there was a common trend of the countries with the higher salaries having shorter work weeks. What is believed to be normal work week depends on the culture. It is suggested that more work is getting done in a shorter work week because there is less time to slack off.
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