It’s undeniable the workforce is changing – 40% of women are the primary or sole earner for their household, and 70% of women with children under 18 are part of the workforce. Because women have emerged as such a significant segment of the professional world, it’s more important than ever for employers understand how to attract and retain top female talent.
Returning from maternity leave can be a stressful time for your employees. In fact, 43% of women don’t come back after leave. Facilitating this transition will help you retain your employees and provide them with the support necessary at this time, but what's the best way to do it? In this ebook How To Help … Continue reading [Ebook] How To Help Your Employees Return From Maternity Leave
Millennials make up the largest generational group in the U.S. workforce at more than 53 million workers. They function differently in the workplace than past generations and have different expectations of their employers. They're shaking up the workforce, and legacy companies and small businesses alike are asking themselves how to recruit, retain, and motivate their … Continue reading 5 Benefits Millennials Are Interested In
While mothers of every generation want their children to be happy, healthy, and prosper, how each generation parents their children changes with time. Moms within each generation have different values, priorities, resources, work patterns, and parenting styles.
Maternity-related care is often at the top of the list of medical costs for an organization. Employers in the U.S. are collectively billed $12 billion annually in excess healthcare costs due to premature births. Your company may have seen bills for twins or triplets, a preterm birth and NICU stay, or other complicated pregnancy conditions. As … Continue reading How Investing In Maternity Benefits Can Help Your Bottom Line
Maternity leave policies are rapidly evolving as more and more companies institute paid leave, expand their policies to include paternity leave, and generally offer more flexibility. While improving family leave policies is hugely important to support your employees and their families, it is equally important to communicate these benefits in a supportive and effective manner.
Modern moms in the workforce are using maternity leave to simultaneously benefit their families and their employers.
Not only is the landscape of the workplace changing, but parenthood is changing along with it. Women are focusing on their careers and having children later in life. Men are using paternity leave and taking on more childrearing responsibilities. The current offerings for working parents are no longer enough (and really, they've never been enough). … Continue reading Introducing Maternity Matters
For many of us, the holiday season usually means a lot of spending... Don't stress! Here are some ideas to help you watch your family’s budget this holiday season.