Time is money! The science of outsourcing
1 Sep 2017
Time is money! The science of outsourcing

With time in short supply, people want to spend it in the best way – and that often doesn’t involve doing household chores. Canvas8 spoke with Ashley Whillans, assistant professor at Harvard Business School, to learn why outsourcing certain tasks leads to greater happiness.

Ashley Whillans

Ashley Whillans is an assistant professor of business administration and behavioural scientist at Harvard Business School. Her research focuses on understanding how the daily and long-term decisions that people make about time and money (in their personal lives, their relationships, and at work) impact wellbeing. She also conducts research on how to optimise hybrid and virtual work environments.