How to Maintain Financial Stability on Maternity Leave
With the United States as the only developed country without government-mandated paid parental leave, many new parents are left scrambling to make ends meet financially. Here's how to be prepared for maternity leave when it comes to money.
Reddit Cofounder Alexis Ohanian is Not Here for Companies That Stigmatize Paternity Leave
After hearing disparaging remarks by the former CEO of SoulCycle, Alexis Ohanian wrote a powerful piece on why it's about time we end the stigma on paternity leave.
Maternity Leave Was the Loneliest Time of My Life But I Learned to Love It
I left my dream job to go on maternity leave when my son was born. It became the most isolating and lonely period of my life. But these are the things that helped me pull through and realize how much I really needed this time with my newborn.
New Mom Forced to Pay Former Employer Thousands After Switching Jobs During Maternity Leave
Emily Manley says her former employer is charging her over $2,600 to pay the company back for her health care and paid time off.
How to Win at Work After Maternity Leave
You’ve heard of the fourth trimester, those newborn days. In her book, The Fifth Trimester, Lauren Smith Brody describes another important transition: going back to work after maternity leave.
Trish Regan Says Her Maternity Leave Was a 'Mistake I Want to Make Sure Other Women Don't Make'
Trish Regan took only six weeks of maternity leave after giving birth to twin girls and only three weeks off of work after her second pregnancy.