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How Henry Ford Re-Defined Our Work-Life Balance!

Back in the time, when slavery was rampant and there were no labor laws to protect people from being exploited, ‘Henry Ford’ the owner and founder of Ford Motors, stepped in and decided to change things.

After the industrial revolution, workers worked more than 100 hours every week, which intensely affected their productivity and health. Ford proposed and practiced a 9 to 5 workday at his factory.

This happened back in the 1920s. One hundred years ago. Since then, a lot has changed in…

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Mehek Kapoor

Mehek Kapoor

I write about design, finance, history, travel, culture, health & even politics. I’m an Indian, living in the Netherlands, follow me for fresh content!