Nearly half of the workforce in the United States is women -- but, says Jessica Shortall in an interview about her new book, Work. Pump. Repeat: The New Mom’s Survival Guide to Breastfeeding and Going Back to Work -- "America is one of only three countries in the world that won’t pay maternity leave."
Women are returning to work after experiencing physical and emotional rigor and they haven’t recovered. I think we’re placing women in actual danger and we’re not helping businesses either.
This is clearly bad for mothers and bad for babies, and no picnic for the rest of the family -- but is it bad for business?
Netflix seems to think so, and Microsoft seems to agree. ...READ MORE