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Paid Parental Leave Policy

What does a good paid- leave policy look like? It needs to be at least three months, include protection to make sure that your job is there for you when you return, and cover 100 percent of your income (many … Continue reading

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Wednesday

Take a midweek break. Summer may have you dreaming of long weekends but researcher’s have found that the best day to take off is actually Wednesday. It interrupts the forced rhythm of the nine to five giving you an extra … Continue reading

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Paid Parental Leave

Is it just me or do you sometimes start to read and and think “Just the highlights, please”? That’s how I felt on the very tired yet important issue of parental leave. It left me thinking where are they now … Continue reading

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How sick is too sick to go to work?

A colleague walked into my office. I informed him he looked under the weather, and half-jokingly asked if he was contagious. He replied he didn’t think so. I suggested he make his way over to the ER to make sure. … Continue reading

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Good Excuses for Missing Work

Positively purging I read the headline “Why I am late to work” my first thought was “Who are these people? How do you just forget you had to go to work, and couldn’t you come up with a better excuse?” … Continue reading

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