Tag Archives: Family Medical Leave Act

When Will We Meet The Need for Paid Parental Leave?

What do you value most in life? Don’t think hard about it, just quickly rattle off two or three things. Got em’ yet? OK, so I betcha included in that list is your family. We all generally agree that family … Continue reading

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Culture Contrast: Norway’s support of working families and then there’s… U.S.

I think us Americans could take a few pages from the Norwegian playbook, especially when it comes to families. When me and my boys spent three weeks in Norway, we got a good sense of what our life could be … Continue reading

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Reveling In My Land Of Nod

Greetings and salutations from my own little Land of Nod. I arrived here on Jan. 4 and it’s the best place I’ve been in about five years. I believe you would refer to this dreamy locale as “maternity leave.” I’m … Continue reading

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