Some of the articles of interest to working mothers that we’ve seen around the web recently…
- Ms. Magazine noted that moms with access to remote work were most likely to leave their jobs in the pandemic — because of the extra labor from childcare.
- TODAY looked at how the pandemic has also led to more “latchkey kids.”
- CBS 4 Minnesota reported that Minnesota became the third state to ensure paid break time for nursing mothers.
- Romper highlighted Bobbie, the “European-style” formula company founded by two Silicon Valley moms.
- Today’s Parent explained how to help kids who are worried about getting a shot.
- The Washington Post reviewed the long timeline of attempts to help families have some sort of leave after the birth or adoption of a child.
- The Los Angeles Times explained how the medical system fails disabled pregnant women.
- The New York Times published a piece by a mom who had postpartum complications who noted, “Without parental leave I might be dead.”
- NBC News reported that some parents and activists are targeting schools’ initiatives centered on students’ mental health and emotional well-being.
- Your Laugh of the Week comes from Frazzled, with “Infecting an Entire Elementary School with Covid Is My Personal Choice.”
Also, do be sure to check out the news update over at Corporette!
On Corporette Recently…
- We shared some Etsy shops for holiday gift-giving.
- We talked about including political activities on your resume.
- The Hunt rounded up strappy pumps for work.
- We looked back at past Corporette posts, including a skinny vs. bootcut debate and how WFH affects your job.
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