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Parents at Work

Survey: YouTube now among biggest influences on what kids want to be when they grow up

The YouTube videos your kids watch can exert more of an influence on their career ambitions than their own parents, a reminder to monitor what they watch closely to make sure these outside influences are appropriate for a child to see.


Survey: Highly educated dads get the most time with their children

Six in 10 fathers still say they spend too little time with their children, but highly educated dads with advanced degrees seem to be better off and spend the most time with their children.

Parents @ Work

Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg will take long paternity leave, and that’s a good thing

On Monday, Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg announced on his personal Facebook that he and his wife Priscilla Chan had welcomed a new baby girl, August.

Gender at Work

This airline was forced to end pregnancy tests for employees

Airlines have struggled with gender discrimination.

Parents @ Work

How Dad’s best advice led 15 women in business to succeed

"Do it now. If not now, when?"

Parents @ Work

Dad sues J.P Morgan for equal paternity leave, seeking respect for dads as caregivers

"Just because I’m a father, not a mother, it shouldn’t prevent me from being the primary caregiver for my baby."

Parents @ Work

These are the best states to live in if you’re a working dad

Fatherhood is just easier in some places.

Parents @ Work

Australian lawmaker breastfeeds her baby in Parliament for the first time

A breastfeeding politician in Australia shows how far the U.S. still has to go in welcoming working mothers.

Parents @ Work

If you’re a working mom, move to Vermont, study says

Working mothers have it easier in some states.


Netflix, Adobe, Etsy lead list of best companies for working dads

Generous paternity leave, flexible schedules, and everything a family man could ever need.

Parents @ Work

The 10 best products for new working parents

The best products for getting some sleep, saving time, or going hands-free.

Parents @ Work

The 4 best lessons for adults from Take Our Daughters and Sons to Work Day

This week's office invasion by kids shows how we can work better.

Parents @ Work

Serena Williams says winning a Grand Slam while pregnant wasn’t ‘easy’

Serena Williams won a tennis championship while pregnant, which shows how hard women can drive themselves at work.

Parental Leave

Should you bring your baby to work?

Bringing a baby to work could teach companies the implications of good family leave policies.

Parents @ Work

Childcare comes to one coworking space, so why not everywhere?

People work and have children. Why haven't more companies combined the two?