The Case for Better Parental Leave in America

If there is one thing most American parents can agree on, it is the desperate need for change when it comes to the maternity leave system in our country. When compared to many other nations around the world, we are beyond lacking.

While we pride ourselves at being the leading nation when it comes to most things, the way we treat new parents is pretty much appalling.

When I saw this infographic from the National Partnership for Women & Families and the people at “What to Expect,” we wanted to share it with our readers.
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  • Glad you highlighted these facts! So important for business to understand the long term benefits of parental leave; it is my experience that they often do not!

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