Paid Leave

4 Tips to Ease the Transition Back to Work From Maternity Leave

Returning to work after maternity leave can be stressful, but powering through the first day like you've never been away is possible with a few key multitasking tricks. From scheduling regular check-ins with the babysitter to building a fresh new work wardrobe, take a peek at our video for tips to …

Fashion

Leonard Allen Takes Medical Leave Of Absence From Baylor

The <b>Baylor Bears</b> are among the longest teams in college basketball every season. Transfer <b>Leonard Allen</b> was supposed to factor into that equation in …

College Basketball

7 Tips That Make Going Back to Work After Maternity Leave Easier

Before you return to work from maternity leave, you're going to want to get as much support as possible. And I'm not just talking about …

Babies

WWE News: Current Champion Says Superstar Will Return To WWE Soon, Just Needed A ‘Refresher’

Over the past couple of weeks, there has been a lot of confusion as to what is going on with a few superstars who may or may not be leaving WWE, but …

WWE

Devin Harris Granted Leave Of Absence After Brother's Death

<b>DALLAS (AP) —</b> Dallas Mavericks guard Devin Harris has been granted a leave of absence after his brother was killed in a car crash.<p>A Dallas police …

Dallas

Website Helps New Mothers 'Take 12' from Work

Website Helps New Mothers 'Take 12' from Work PIERRE, S.D. – The internet is helping new moms take more time off from work after giving birth or …

Pregnancy

WWE Talent Walking Out: Explaining Missing Names Backstage

Superstars and employees seem to be leaving WWE left, and right, but what exactly is going on behind the scenes to cause this?

WWE

Nia Jax Reportedly Unhappy over WWE Booking, Pay Amid Leave of Absence

Justin Barrasso of <i>Sports Illustrated</i> reported Wednesday that WWE Superstar Nia Jax requested a leave of absence due to unhappiness regarding her booking and pay.<p>Barrasso noted that WWE granted her request and that Jax may have some added leverage due to the fact that WWE legend Dwayne "The Rock" …

WWE

Back to work, dad: Swiss government opposes paternity leave

ZURICH (Reuters) - The Swiss government on Wednesday opposed letting men take subsidized paternity leave from their jobs, saying it would cost too much and hurt companies' competitiveness.<p>The cabinet was reacting to an initiative under the Swiss system of direct democracy to let new fathers take at …

Paternity Leave

Swiss executive asks voters to reject paid paternity leave

Switzerland's executive body is advising voters to reject a ballot initiative that would grant new fathers at least 20 days of paid paternity …

Business

New York City May Soon Guarantee Paid Leave for Domestic Violence Victims

A new bill passed in New York City would, if signed into law by the mayor, require employers to grant paid time off to workers who say they’ve been …

Bill de Blasio

Give MPs basic rights at work, or Britain’s gender gap will never close

Parental leave isn’t enough: job-sharing is the only way to make parliament more representative – and the only way someone like me can become an MP<p>Admitting I am “in politics” is not something I do casually. Why would I want people to associate me with duck houses and expenses scandals? Being an MP …

Opinion

Infant Chimp Snatched and Cannibalized Moments After Its Birth

Moments after a wild chimpanzee was born, an adult chimp snatched the infant away from its mother and cannibalized it, according to a new study that …

Science

America Has a Motherhood Problem — Here's How to Solve It

Careers<p>The solution to removing the stigma of motherhood at work may lie in paternity leave.<p>by Gili Malinsky /<p>One study showed that despite only 11 percent of women having planned on pausing their careers for parenthood, 72 percent actually had.JGI / Getty Images/Blend Images<p>According to Stanford …

Business

12 Companies With the Most Luxurious Employee Perks

You'll want these.<p>Perks matter. Companies in today’s work culture compete for the best talent in the world by trying to one-up each other with …

The Workplace

A modern leave policy both employers, employees could love

Ivanka Trump is currently making the case for how tax reform can benefit families and women. That’s an important point, and tax-reform certainly can …

The Workplace

Amazon Showrunners React to Roy Price’s Ouster

The increased scrutiny that the Harvey Weinstein scandal brought to bear on the issue of sexual harassment in the workplace also brought down Amazon …

Amazon Studios

Gov. Brown vetoes bill that would have given teachers paid maternity leave

Gov. Brown on Sunday vetoed a bill that would have provided almost all teachers and other employees in California public schools and community …

Education

Maryland AD Kevin Anderson taking 6-month sabbatical

Tim Warner / Getty Images Sport / Getty<p>COLLEGE PARK, Md. - Maryland athletic director Kevin Anderson is taking a six-month sabbatical.<p>Anderson made …

Sports

Maryland’s AD Is Going On Leave

The Terrapins’ athletic director is going on leave.<p>Maryland’s athletic director is going on leave.<p>InsideMDSports reported this afternoon that …

Sports

Have You Ever Had to Work When You Were Sick?

Michelle ChenThen you know how damaging it can be, to both your physical and mental health.The post Have You Ever Had to Work When You Were Sick? …

Liberal View

Do You Need A Sabbatical?

Sabbaticals are on the rise. Per the Society for Human Resource Management, nearly 17% of employers in 2017 offer either a paid or unpaid sabbatical leave, which can range anywhere from weeks to months. But are these good for your career and your organization?<p>The answers are yes and yes.<p>During my …

Leadership

New laws propose two weeks paid leave for parents after death of child

Workers who have suffered the death of a child will benefit from fresh paid leave allowances under proposed new laws.<p>There is currently no legal …

Birmingham, UK

Amazon Memo Reveals That Roy Price Leave Is “Indefinite” | Deadline

Following yesterday’s swift suspension of Amazon Studios head Roy Price over revelations about an alleged 2015 sexual harassment incident, Amazon …

Entertainment Industry

Amazon exec suspended over sexual harassment allegations

An Amazon executive has reportedly been suspended from the company after a producer came forward with sexual harassment allegations against …

Philip K. Dick

Harvey Weinstein Fallout at Amazon Studios: Roy Price Faces Sexual Harassment Allegations, Placed on Leave of Absence

"The Man in the High Castle" producer Isa Hackett revealed how Amazon investigated Price's inappropriate comments toward her in 2015.<p>The Harvey …

Entertainment

Italian dog owner asks for paid leave to care for sick pet, employer says yes

An Italian dog owner who wanted paid time off to care for one of her dogs offered her bosses a simple explanation: “They are my family.”It worked.In …

Pets

Weinstein Expected Hollywood's Protection. Why Not? | RealClearPolitics

News broke this morning in The New York Times that Harvey Weinstein had sent a last-minute pleading email to some of his friends in Hollywood, …

Harvey Weinstein

Parental leave expands for California workers so they can bond with their newborns

Under a new law to combat workplace inequities, some 2.7 million California mothers and fathers will gain the right to a long-sought benefit: 12 …

Parental Leave

Amazon Studios chief Roy Price on leave of absence amid sexual harassment claim

Amazon said Thursday that Amazon Studios chief Roy Price was on a leave of absence and the company was reviewing its projects with The Weinstein …

Amazon Studios