Grandparents are the glue that hold many families together

In honor of Grandparents Day on September 12, the National Partnership for Women and Families has released a new fact sheet to remind us of the impact grandparents can have in the lives of working families. Grandparents are often relied on as critical support systems to families with both parents in the workforce — toContinue reading “Grandparents are the glue that hold many families together”

U.S. Women’s Chamber of Commerce offers support for paid sick days

The U.S. Women’s Chamber of Commerce has just posted a fact sheet, “How Women-Owned Businesses Can Support Paid Sick Days“, expressing support for federal action to guarantee a minimum standard of paid sick days. The USWCC statement from Margot Dorfman, CEO: “The U.S.Women’s Chamber of Commerce supports a minimum standard for paid sick days. HealthyContinue reading “U.S. Women’s Chamber of Commerce offers support for paid sick days”

Imagining A World With Paid Sick Days

By Linda Meric,  from njtoday.net There are many areas of life in this country where it appears that we live in two worlds. And that’s no different when we consider paid sick days. In the first world, if you’re sick, you stay home from work, take care of yourself, and have the time to getContinue reading “Imagining A World With Paid Sick Days”