Greensboro Chamber of Commerce

Mom of two Jennifer Hensel says she’s thrilled about a new paid family and medical leave policy at the Greensboro Chamber of Commerce, even though she had her babies—now five-years-old and 20-months-old—before the policy was in place.  Hensel was inspired…

City of Wilmington

Wilmington, NC offers visitors and residents a relaxing coastal vibe combined with the hustle and bustle of a historic downtown river district. Its charm, modern facilities, cuisine, arts and culture make Wilmington a popular destination. As an employer for over…

Child Care Support Options for NC Employers

As North Carolina slowly moves forward in reopening, it’s crucial that we provide our working parents with strong child care resources and statewide referral systems. The NC Child Care Resource and Referral Council (CCR&R) is working to do just that.…

Parenting and Working During a Pandemic: Three Infographs

National, News
When the U.S. closed schools and began sheltering-in-place, most families and employers assumed this was a short-term arrangement. Now with the start of the new school year, parents are facing more pressure to have a long-term solution for being good employees and at-home educators and caretakers for their children. Parents are getting creative, but there are ways employers can help.