8 Reasons the 8 Hour Workday Doesn’t Make Sense

Srinivas Rao
Oct 2, 2017 · 6 min read

1. It’s Antiquated

2. The Brain’s Capacity for Deep Work is only 2 Hours

4. Peak Productivity is Different for Everyone

5. Quality of Time Matters more than Quantity

6. Willpower

7. Creative Breakthroughs Don’t Occur While Sitting at a Desk

8. The 8 hour work day confuses busy and productive



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