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Praetorianus April 13th, 2016 10:42pm

If you have a three days a week part time job and can freely choose which days you work, do you prefer to work three days in a row or spread out the workdays in a different pattern? Assume once you've decided, this pattern stays.

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Praetorianus Fair enough.
04/13/16 3:45 pm

After four days off, I'm already so used to it I'd dread to work. If w means work and o means off, my favorite pattern would be ww oo w oo.

Liberty 4,032,064
04/13/16 4:00 pm

I'd go Monday Tuesday Thursday if that were the case.

KAnne Atlantic City, NJ
04/13/16 6:33 pm

I hate that feeling on the last day of a lot of days off.

04/13/16 6:47 pm

I do 3 ten hour days in a row plus the hour drive. I'm exhausted by the time I get home

allswel Minnesota
04/13/16 7:58 pm

I used to manage a distribution center with either 4-10s or 3-12s, all clustered. I would take the 3-12s every time, even though as a manager it actually meant 14 or 15 hours each day.

4-day weekends every week?

Take 3 vacation days and you are off for 11 days?

I loved it!

KAnne Atlantic City, NJ
04/13/16 6:32 pm

Spread out! I do have a 3 day a week part time job and I do so for health reasons. Working takes a lot out of me and I need time to recuperate.

WorstGooEver Nuke the Hurricanes
04/13/16 7:23 pm

I used to manage a pool with long hours. I scheduled myself to work three 13 hour days in a row with 4 days off in a row. I would attend a meeting on one of the off days.

JHawk3205 MD
04/13/16 10:26 pm

Had something like that, doing 3rd party retail electronics merchandise vendor work. Paid ok, but offered very little work. Lumped work together based on location and worked between 1-3 days/week. It was nice for

bethanyq Ess Eff
04/13/16 8:16 pm

I would most likely work TWTh or MTW. Splitting it up too much would make me less productive, and this way would give me long weekends every week.

JHawk3205 MD
04/13/16 10:27 pm

Supplemental income, but not amazing