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Elite Daily – Are 4 Day Work Weeks More Productive? This Company Tried It Out & Saw Huge Success

Dr. Danielle Forshee, Psy.D., discusses with Elite Daily about how a 4-day work week may be more productive than working 40+ hours.

The numbers are impressive for sure, but as far as doctor of psychology and licensed clinical social worker, Dr. Danielle Forshee, Psy.D., is concerned, they aren’t exactly surprising, and that’s because the human brain isn’t really equipped to perform and be at attention during all 40 hours that a typical work week demands. “We perform at our best when we’ve had enough rest, when we have taken care of personal things in our lives, when we are physically, mentally and emotionally in shape, and have just as enough time to attend to these things,” Forshee tells Elite Daily. “We are not meant to be on-task for the amount of time that we are expected in our present-day jobs.”

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