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Why Entrepreneurs Should Support Nationalized Parental Leave
parental leave

Why Entrepreneurs Should Support Nationalized Parental Leave

The U.S. is the only industrialized nation in the world that does not provide working moms (or dads) with support during the vital first few months of a newborn's life. It's time for change.
Peter Gasca
Yahoo's Marissa Mayer Gives Birth to Twin Girls
Motherhood

Yahoo's Marissa Mayer Gives Birth to Twin Girls

The embattled CEO announced her daughters' arrival on Tumblr.
In Windows 10, Parents Are Able to Spy on Kids by Default
Windows 10

In Windows 10, Parents Are Able to Spy on Kids by Default

A feature turned on by default sends parents a comprehensive weekly report of their children's web activity.
Life Lessons Entrepreneurial Parents Can Teach Children
Parenting

Life Lessons Entrepreneurial Parents Can Teach Children

Being an entrepreneur gives parents powerful opportunities for teaching.
Lisa Evans
The Key to Achieving Work-Life Balance for Parents? Accepting It's a Myth.
Work-Life Balance

The Key to Achieving Work-Life Balance for Parents? Accepting It's a Myth.

When you feel like you're running on empty, think of these three rules for maintaining your sanity and success.
Jill Smokler
How Will Netflix's New Unlimited Parental Leave Policy Work, Exactly?
Parents

How Will Netflix's New Unlimited Parental Leave Policy Work, Exactly?

It sounds great, but raises some questions.
Laura Entis
5 Lessons I Learned From My Father -- for Business and for Life
Fathers

5 Lessons I Learned From My Father -- for Business and for Life

I named my wine business after him, because without him there would be no business.
Joseph Carr
Richard Branson Now Offers Employees a Full Year of Parental Leave
Work-Life Balance

Richard Branson Now Offers Employees a Full Year of Parental Leave

The eccentric business magnate is raising the bar on employee benefits.
Katrina Bishop
These Are the Countries -- and Companies -- With the Best Paternity Leave Policies
Parents

These Are the Countries -- and Companies -- With the Best Paternity Leave Policies

Sweden will require new dads to take 3 months of paid leave, while U.S. banking giant Goldman Sachs has doubled its paternity leave policy.
Geoff Weiss
3-D Printed Ultrasound Lets Blind Mother-to-Be Meet Her Unborn Baby (VIDEO)
3-D Printing

3-D Printed Ultrasound Lets Blind Mother-to-Be Meet Her Unborn Baby (VIDEO)

'I am very happy to meet Murilo before he's born,' says Brazil native Tatiana Guerra, who lost her sight at age 17.
Geoff Weiss
Adopted Woman Seeking Birth Mother Discovers They've Been Co-Workers for 4 Years
Parents

Adopted Woman Seeking Birth Mother Discovers They've Been Co-Workers for 4 Years

Though the two worked in different departments at InfoCision, an Ohio teleservices firm, 'they would come in contact around the building and during events,' a company spokesperson said.
Geoff Weiss
Manage People as Adults Not as Children
Managing Employees

Manage People as Adults Not as Children

Realize more creativity and productivity from employees with these six techniques.
K. Palmer Hartl
Why LinkedIn Thinks It Pays to Bring Your Parents to Work
Small Business - Big Impact

Why LinkedIn Thinks It Pays to Bring Your Parents to Work

The second annual Bring In Your Parents Day is this week. There are advantages to commuting in with Mom and Dad.
Lisa Evans
More Proof That YouTube's Top Stars Are Getting Filthy Rich
Young Entrepreneurs

More Proof That YouTube's Top Stars Are Getting Filthy Rich

One of the site's biggest stars surprised his parents -- on camera, naturally -- with $340,000 to completely pay off their mortgage.
Geoff Weiss