How to use parental leave in a sentence
When men, on average, take just one day of parental leave for every month a woman takes, they unintentionally reinforce sexist stereotypes and harm new moms, who end up hitting a “maternal wall” when they do take longer leave.Women Have Lost a Disproportionate Number of Jobs Due to COVID-19. Here's How We Can Start to Fix a Broken System | Bonnie Hammer | January 25, 2021 | Time
There were some changes that went into effect this year, including increasing paid parental leave to 12 weeks and adding telemedicine as a covered benefit.‘Not just the Zoom happy hour’: Why publishers are adding benefits to lift employee peace of mind | Kayleigh Barber | January 22, 2021 | Digiday
Paid parental leave is good for families, good for children and good for working parents, and America’s failure on this matter is so self-evident that we don’t need to spend more than this one paragraph emphasizing it.Meghan McCain learned about the need for maternity leave the hard way. Nobody should have to. | Monica Hesse | January 6, 2021 | Washington Post
This, obviously, is harder for women who are poor, and especially in countries like the United States, where there is no mandatory paid parental leave and only a small percentage of working mothers get it from their employers.Startups are racing to reproduce breast milk in the lab | Katie McLean | December 18, 2020 | MIT Technology Review
In 2017, Chobani expanded its parental leave policy and now offers generous fertility benefits.Chobani’s radical plan to take care of its hourly workers: Pay them more | Beth Kowitt | October 26, 2020 | Fortune
Some seventy-plus countries currently offer some paternity leave or parental leave days reserved for the father.
Granted, Apple and Facebook have made tremendous strides in terms of expanding their parental leave policies over the years.Don’t Be Fooled by Apple and Facebook, Egg Freezing Is Not a Benefit | Samantha Allen | October 17, 2014 | THE DAILY BEAST
He is far less likely to take a year of parental leave and then return on a reduced work schedule for the next eight years.
French media claimed Mollier was on parental leave after the birth of his third child two months ago.Is Iraqi Family Fight Behind Mysterious Murders in French Alps? | Tracy McNicoll | September 7, 2012 | THE DAILY BEAST
parental leave, part-time schedules, and teleworking are all trends that are gathering momentum.