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The Work-Life Balance: What We Can Learn from Europe

Americans are more overworked and stressed than ever before. While other industrialized countries have been going in the other direction—France has mandated a 35-hour workweek since 2000—the average American can expect longer days, less vacation time and later retirement. More than eight in ten American employees report being stressed about their jobs. Skyrocketing insurance rates, […]