Here's the Biggest Challenge Faced By Netflix's New 'Unlimited Parental Leave' Policy - and How to Make It Work
A great idea doesn't always work when put into practice.
Netflix has gotten a lot of praise for its new, unlimited parental leave policy. But there are few important caveats no one's mentioning. Continue Reading
Netflix, Google, Facebook, and 13 Other Companies With Extremely Generous Parental Leave Policies in America
These companies want you to be with your kids.
Here are some companies that are making life for new parents that much better with generous parental leave policies. Continue Reading
Company to offer one year of fully paid leave
Virgin is blowing other companies out of the water with a new announcement that they'll offer up to one year of fully paid leave for new parents. Continue Reading
Inside the Beltway, the debate continues to rage over the smartest way to spur growth. Tax cuts? Tax hikes? Investing in infrastructure? Better regulations? Print more money? But none of these are the answer, according to a new report from the Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development, a group of 34... Continue Reading
In the U.K., there's a proposal afoot to allow either parent to get a parental allowance for most of the first year of a child's life. Currently, (if I'm reading the U.K.'s literature right) mothers get the first 6 weeks at 90 percent pay, and then can take the next 33 weeks at a state allowance (that's the... Continue Reading
Back in April, Democratic Strategist Hilary Rosen reignited the mommy wars for 72 frenzied hours when she said that Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney's wife, Ann, had "never worked a day in her life." Republicans roared and Democrats bristled. "My career choice was to be a mother," Ann Romney... Continue Reading