New Research Shows NC Employers, Employees see Great Value in Deepening Family-friendly Practices

North Carolina, Trends

Employers and employees agree: Family-friendly practices help businesses retain talent and keep North Carolina businesses strong.

Research commissioned by the North Carolina Early Childhood Foundation and Blue Cross and Shield of North Carolina shows that employers and employees alike see great value in deepening family-friendly practices. The research surveyed small, medium and large employers and their employees across a wide range of businesses and organizations that are the backbone of North Carolina’s economy. While each offers a different set of family-friendly practices, the vast majority of employers and their employees see economic and social value in extending these practices.

For more on our research, check out an overview of our findings or an in-depth analysis presented by our researchers at the Institute for Emerging Issues 2018 kidoNomiCs forum.