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Saint John, New Brunswick, has just become the latest in a line of municipalities and cities testing a four-day workweek in Canada.

The city recently announced that it will be piloting a four-day workweek for most municipal employees, following a unanimous vote of approval on Monday.

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If you're looking for a new career, why not start with companies offering a coveted four-day workweek?

Many Canadian companies are adopting or trialling a work week that shortens the number of hours worked while maintaining the same salary and output.

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This Toronto-based company is hopping on the four-day work week trend to invest in their employee's happiness and well-being,

PRAXIS, a marketing communications agency with support in Montreal and Los Angeles, is cutting hours but not pay this October.

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The next six months will look extra relaxing for thousands of workers in the U.K., where they're participating in the world's largest trial run of a four-day workweek.

Over 3,300 employees from across 70 U.K. firms will be participating in a pilot program testing out the four-day workweek strategy and honestly, we're a bit jealous. The program starts this week and runs until December of this year, reported the New York Times.

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There's been a lot of talk about a four-day workweek in Ontario in the past few months, and one township will make it a reality for its residents for a short time.

Starting April 25, the Township of Springwater will be testing out a four-day workweek for five months.

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