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HPE just joined a small group of employers in Singapore who give new parents 26 weeks’ paid leave – and dads qualify too

New parents may be able to take more than 6 months off to care for their baby full-time - and still get paid.

I lived in Sweden for 5 years. Here are 5 things Americans get wrong about work-life balance.

From generous parental leave policies to a guaranteed five weeks of paid vacation, there's a lot the US could learn from Sweden.
The author, Ariel Kramer, is an American who lived in Sweden for five years.

I’m an American who lived in Sweden for 5 years — here are the biggest cultural differences between the 2 countries

I noticed several major differences between the US and Sweden when it comes to work culture, family dynamics, and other areas.
A baby's brain goes through significant development in its first year, and it benefits from its connections to caregivers.

These are the top 14 US companies giving new parents at least 4 months of paid time off

Years of research have shown such policies have health and career benefits for both parents. Netflix tops the list with its famous "unlimited" plan.

Moms have drastically better mental health when their partners take time off work

A woman's physical health benefits with another partner at home after childbirth, researchers found.
Prince Harry wants to be a "modern dad."

Meghan Markle just gave birth and Prince Harry will reportedly take 2 weeks of paternity leave to be a ‘modern dad.’ Here’s why that...

Prince Harry is a dad and is reportedly taking two weeks of paternity leave. A growing body of evidence suggests how important paternity leave is.
The technology company Nvidia, whose employees are shown here, is ranked among the best companies in terms of transparency regarding employee data like pay equity.

Only 18 out of 890 major US companies are fully transparent on worker issues — and that openness is helping them grow their bottom line

Paul Tudor Jones' nonprofit Just Capital has measured which companies are best at reporting employee benefits and equal pay.
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A teacher is asking other educators in Alabama to donate their sick days so he can spend time with his daughter battling cancer

Kinsley Green was diagnosed with acute lymphoblastic leukemia in October 2018, shortly after her her first birthday.
Danish MP Mette Abildgaard.

A Danish MP was shamed and told she was ‘unwanted’ after bringing her five-month old baby to parliament

Mette Abildgaard, an MP for the Conservative People's Party, brought her baby girl to parliament because she couldn't find last-minute childcare.

Prince Harry is reportedly asking the queen for paternity leave — here are 6 things millennial dads do that their parents didn’t

Prince Harry is reportedly asking for 2 weeks of paternity leave. Here are 6 key ways in which millennials dads are different from their own dads.