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Study: 38% of US employers offer paid parental leave

HR Dive 5/3/17

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6 Ways Maternity Leave Makes You Better (Yes, Better) At Your Job

Fairygodboss 4/8/17

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How To Improve Your Company’s Parental Leave -- Like These Women At The Times

Fairygodboss 2/28/17

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Before you return to work from maternity leave, you're going to want to get as much support as possible. And I'm not just talking about childcare.

POPSUGAR 2/10/17

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A growing number of large U.S. corporations have made generous family benefits part of their employee value proposition, branding themselves as family-friendly workplaces.

Society for Human Resource Management 12/14/16

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The state of paid parental leave at the top US employers

Paid Leave for the United States 11/16/16

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The gig economy is here to stay, is growing, and is fundamentally changing the way we work.

Forbes 11/10/16

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Why YouTube's chief wants parents to take more time off

CNNMoney 11/2/16

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How to Determine the Right Parental Leave Strategy for Expecting Employees

women2.0 9/8/16

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5 Trends Reshaping the U.S. Labor Market Today

MONEY 9/5/16

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13 Tech Tools for Freelance Success

Business News Daily 8/19/16

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What To Expect From Your Boss When You’re Expecting: Negotiating Maternity Leave

Forbes 8/15/16

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4 Tips For Leading Teams of Freelancers

Fast Company 8/10/16

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20 Surprising Stats About the Gig Economy

Small Business Trends 7/25/16

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These Are The Companies With The Best Work-Life Balance

Fast Company 7/21/16

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Agencies take pledge for better parental leave policies

Digiday 7/15/16

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7 Ways The Concept Of Freelancing Is Changing

Forbes 6/23/16

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How to Calculate the Right Parental Leave Policy

Entrepreneur 5/30/16

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The Rise of the 6-Figure Freelancer

Entrepreneur 5/13/16

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A modern family leave policy needs these three things

The Washington Post 5/10/16

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The Many, Many Problems with the ‘Meternity Leave’ Argument

motto 4/29/16

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13 Secrets for Becoming a Successful Freelancer

SEJ 4/27/16

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How to have a kid and still kick ass at your job

New York Post 4/20/16

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San Francisco passes nation’s most generous family leave law

USA TODAY 4/6/16

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New York Just Created a Revolutionary New Family-Leave Policy

NYMag 4/1/16

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The Creative Industry Comes Together To Improve Paid Parental Leave

Co.Exist 3/22/16

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Etsy’s New Parental Leave Policy Is Designed To Counteract Gender Bias

Fast Company 3/15/16

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5 Ways To Advocate For Paid Parental Leave

Romper 3/10/16

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A Patagonia VP explains a seemingly counterintuitive business decision that helped the company triple its profits

Business Insider 3/8/16

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Maternity Leave: How America Is Failing Its Mothers

Broadly 3/8/16

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Small businesses learned that paying for maternity leave was more cost- effective than losing the employees and trying to replace them.

Huffington Post 3/7/16

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Today, corporate freelance careers look like the next hot opportunity for ambitious professionals.

Forbes 3/5/16

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Report: Paid Family Medical Leave Would Cost .5% Of All Workers Wages

Hartford Courant 2/25/16

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This Is What Paid Leave Looks Like In Every U.S. State

Fast Company 2/23/16

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What You Can Do If Your Company Doesn’t Have A Maternity Leave Policy

Fast Company 2/19/16

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A supportive set of policies, which would include paternal leave, allows women to have children while maintaining their careers in a relatively undisruptive manner, you see more women making it to the very top.

The New York Times 2/9/16

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The Ugly Reality Of A Too Short Maternity Leave

Refinery29 2/5/16

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This Year May Be a Tipping Point for Paid Parental Leave

WIRED 2/5/16

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2015 was a tipping point for paid leave in the U.S.

Huffington Post 12/22/15

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PayPal doubles paid leave for new moms

CNN 12/17/15

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Comparing Maternity and Paternity Leave at Hollywood Studios

The Hollywood Reporter 12/14/15

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In 2015, at least 18 high-profile companies in tech, hospitality, manufacturing and more adopted new or expanded existing paid family leave policies

National Partnership for Women & Families 12/11/15

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Paid parental leave has become one of the most talked about issues in 2015.

Fast Company 12/10/15

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EBay becomes latest tech firm to boost parental leave policy

San Francisco Chronicle 12/4/15

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Parental Leave Revolution Moves From Tech To Banking

Huffington Post 11/30/15

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Need a Good Parental Leave Policy? Here It Is.

Harvard Business Review 11/23/15

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Why Mark Zuckerberg’s paternity leave announcement is such a big deal

Washington Post 11/23/15

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The countries that lead in reducing the gender gap support both mothers and fathers with paid parental leave and increased childcare opportunities.

ThinkProgress 11/20/15

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In a joint announcement with the White House, Spotify extends parental leave for workers

Yahoo! 11/19/15

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When men do take parental leave, women benefit…each additional month of leave taken by the father increases the mother’s earnings by 6.7 percent.

Bloomberg 11/18/15

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Amazon’s New Parental Leave Policy Is Good—And Good PR

WIRED 11/2/15

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The benefits of paid leave for children are real, majority of research says

CNN 10/29/15

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How Startups Can Become The Unexpected Parental Leave Champs

TechCrunch 10/28/15

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Another Company Offering A Year (!) Of Paid Parental Leave: The Gates Foundation steps up and takes its own advice.

Huffington Post 10/7/15

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Few workplace strategies besides parental support have the potential power to do so much good with relatively little effort and investment.

TIME 9/29/15

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A new group was introduced at the Clinton Global Initiative 2015 Annual Meeting…the Working Parent Support Coalition will tackle issues like parental leave policies and in-office support for new parents.

Fast Company 9/29/15

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The Rise of the Extended Workforce

Accenture 8/27/15

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Facebook is at the forefront of a radical workplace shift — and every business in America should take notice

Business Insider 8/19/15

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10 U.S. Companies With Radically Awesome Parental Leave Policies

Entrepreneur 8/11/15

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Microsoft Upgrades Maternity Leave Policy…U.S. Companies Paving The Way For Paid Maternity Leave

Bustle 8/6/15

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The science behind why paid parental leave is good for everyone

Business Insider 8/5/15

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Netflix offers one-year paid maternity and paternity leave

PBS 8/5/15

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10 things you need to know about maternity leave in the US

Yahoo! 5/8/15

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The Economic Benefits of Paid Parental Leave

The New York Times 1/30/15

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Paid leave is even rarer: Only 12 percent of American workers have access to it in the U.S., according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics.

Bloomberg 1/28/15

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Paid Maternity Leave Is Good for Business

The Wall Street Journal 12/16/14

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The US is still the only developed country that doesn’t guarantee paid maternity leave

The Guardian 12/3/14

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The Motherhood Penalty vs. the Fatherhood Bonus

The New York Times 9/7/14

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The median amount of fully-paid time off available to a mom for the birth of a child is about five-to-six months.

Pew Research Center 12/12/13

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Most employers report that PFL had either a ‘positive effect’ or ‘no noticeable effect’ on productivity (89%), profitability/performance (91%), turnover (96%), and employee morale (99%).

Leaves That Pay 1/1/11

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