Despite its broad impact, parenthood is not widely discussed or supported at work. As a result, many current and expecting parents feel the pressure to choose lower paying positions or leave the workforce altogether in order to have more time to take care of their children. Christine Deehring, Founder, and CEO of Bump Boxes joins this episode of Whiteboard Wednesday to offer her perspective on why supporting expecting parents is both a sound business practice and an ethical step that organizations should take to promote the well-being in the workplace.
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