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Shake Shack Tests Four-Day Work Week Amid Tight U.S. Job Market

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Shake Shack Tests 4-Day Work Week

Americans have been known to innovate when it comes to hamburgers. Maybe it’s no surprise, then, that Shake Shack Inc. is getting creative in its effort to attract and retain scarce workers.

Danny Meyer’s chain, famous for “concrete” milkshakes and gourmet burgers, is testing out a four-day schedule. Similar attempts have been made overseas, but the model hasn’t been widely adopted in the restaurant industry stateside.