Having kids typically makes it harder to advance in your career, according to overwhelming body of research. According to a new poll, most U.S. workers feel that employers aren’t doing enough to support parents returning to their jobs after they take time off to raise children. 57% report ...
On Monday Seattle City Council voted to give city employees up to 12 weeks of paid parental leave. In a unanimous vote on Monday, the Seattle City Council approved a bill to offer city employees up to 12 weeks of paid parental leave, effectively tripling the four weeks currently available to City ...
The home furnishing giant has just created one of the most generous paid parental leave policies in the retail sector. We frequently hear how much better parental leave policies are in Europe, Canada, and…well just about everywhere in the world outside the U.S. But there are a growing number of b...
There’s still hope for expanded paid parental and sick leave. Many left-leaning groups are wringing their hands over what Donald Trump may or may not do over the new four years in office.  Yet for all the uncertainty and anxiety, staff with the Washington DC Paid Family Leave Coalition are cheeri...
[caption id="attachment_6518" align="alignright" width="300"] Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg is taking 2 months of paternity leave, both signaling a growing trend for dads and publicizing more generous policies in the US workplaces.[/caption] Earlier this year, Kirsten Calkins was six months preg...
Netflix has the nation’s most generous parental leave policy, with salaried employees getting 12 months of paid leave (at 100% salary) to take at their own discretion. However, hourly workers were previously excluded. That will now be equalized. This past summer, the California-based tech compa...