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Alex Soojung-Kim Pang, PhD

Founder, Program Director, Author

Alex Soojung-Kim Pang is head of global programs for 4 Day Week Global, a nonprofit evangelizing the 4-day workweek. His trilogy of books show how companies and individuals can better integrate rest, creativity, and focus into digital-age lives and work. Alex has been a senior consultant at Institute for the Future and Strategic Business Insights, and a visiting scholar at Microsoft Research Cambridge, Oxford University, Stanford University, and UC Berkeley. Alex received a Ph.D. in history and sociology of science from the University of Pennsylvania.

Book list:
* Shorter: Work Better, Smarter and Less— Here’s How (Public Affairs, 2020)
* Rest: Why You Get More Done When You Work Less (Basic Books, 2016)
* The Distraction Addiction (Little Brown , 2013)

Aug. 16, 2022

#238 - How (& Why) to Institute Shorter Work Weeks, with Dr. Alex Pang

As one of the leading voices in reducing working hours, Alex is optimistic that we can create a future where people can spend mor…

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