The benefits of part-time work | Curio

The benefits of part-time work

6 mins | Apr 9, 2021

A small amount of work is key to happiness. “The threshold for good mental health was just one day a week — after that, it seemed to make little difference to individuals’ well-being if they worked eight hours or 48 hours a week. The boost from working clearly comes from the feeling of purpose, from the social status it creates and from the camaraderie of colleagues engaged in the same tasks.”

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From The Economist