Strategy

A German company is testing a 5-hour workday where employees only check email twice and small talk is banned

The Wall Street Journal recently profiled Rheingans Digital Enabler, a German-based consulting firm that uses a five-hour workday. Working shorter hours can help lessen burnout, plus research says limiting phone use can boost productivity. Still, few American companies offer flexible work schedules. Visit Business Insider’s homepage for more stories. One […]
A German company is testing a 5-hour workday where employees only check email twice and small talk is banned
Strategy

How to make your company more attractive to millennials

Now is a good time to be asking whether your workplace is ready for the generational changes the millennials will bring. Already millennials make up about 50 per cent of the workforce and that number will rise to 75 per cent by 2030. This will inject both new energy and […]
How to make your company more attractive to millennials