The topic for discussion is “Work Experience”. The leader of the TUC believes that a four-day working week could come about in “this century”. Is this possible or even desirable?
In 1930 Keynes predicted a 15 hour week but this has proved elusive. Is a shorter working week economically feasible? What does it mean for those in part-time work or on zero hours contracts? And what if it is work that provides structure and meaning to people’s lives?
Tell us about your experience of employment. (Or unemployment.)