maternity leave

Mapping Out Maternity Leave: A Guide for Expecting Mothers in the Workplace

Four to six months prior to maternity leave, expecting mothers should consider doing the following to avoid anxiety and ultimately feel prepared.

Maureen Hoersten

· 3 min read

Entrepreneurs Get to Take Maternity Leave, Too.

Time spent preparing to be away from the office -- including learning to delegate -- changed one new mom's perspective on everything business.

Corri McFadden

· 4 min read

How to Calculate the Right Parental Leave Policy

Do this right, and you'll have employees who are happy, loyal and productive.

Heather R. Huhman

· 5 min read

Did Mark Zuckerberg Really Take 'Paternity Leave?'

Facebook's founder is back at work after a high-profile respite. It's worth asking if he ever truly left.

Ray Hennessey

· 7 min read

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

· 5 min read

Why Generous Paid Time Off Policies Pay Off for Employers

It's time to expand paid leave and broader vacation policies. The reason may surprise you.

Susan Solovic

· 4 min read

YouTube CEO Susan Wojcicki: Women and Men Should Both Be Asked About Work-Family Balance

Though she has spoken extensively about gender bias in the workplace, Wojcicki is hoping to dial back the rhetoric in certain venues.

Geoff Weiss

· 2 min read

Facebook Expands Parental Leave Ahead of the Birth of Mark Zuckerberg's Baby

The social juggernaut joins a growing list of global tech giants sweetening perks for parents.

Kim Lachance Shandrow

· 3 min read

Richard Branson Now Offers Employees a Full Year of Parental Leave

The eccentric business magnate is raising the bar on employee benefits.

Katrina Bishop

· 3 min read

Johnson & Johnson Just Gave New Parents Seven More Weeks of Paid Leave

The new employee policy applies to all new parents -- maternal, paternal, same-sex and adoptive.

Catherine Clifford

· 2 min read

The Physical and Emotional Truths of Entrepreneurship

What do you want to feel like in 2015? Learn where to draw your line.

Kelsey Ramsden

· 4 min read