News: Executives prefer 5 day weeks

Strategic HR

Executives prefer 5 day weeks

There is an increasing trend among managerial talent in India rejecting job offers from companies that have 6 day working weeks. According to executive search firm, Executive Access, about 50% of candidates ask for job offers with a five-day working week. Five to seven years ago, this number was 20%. Increasing workload for managers and more stress are the primary causes behind this trend.

There is an increasing trend among managerial talent in India rejecting job offers from companies that have 6 day working weeks. According to executive search firm, Executive Access, about 50% of candidates ask for job offers with a five-day working week. Five to seven years ago, this number was 20%. Increasing workload for managers and more stress are the primary causes behind this trend.

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Topics: Strategic HR, #Trends, #Corporate

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