Why We Loved the State of the Union

If you didn’t watch the State of the Union last night (or at least read a transcript of it like I did), then you need to right now. I mean it. Now. President Barack Obama said some incredibly compelling things last night that made my eyes tear and my heart swell. Yes!...

Millennial Women- Can They Have It All?

Oh, to be a Millennial. We’re the generation who was coddled and loved too much. Driven from soccer practice to piano lessons, praised for each pirouette and finger painting. Well, now we’re all grown up and are trying to make a life for ourselves in the work place...

Support FAMILY Act!

A groundbreaking bill called the Family And Medical Insurance Leave (FAMILY) Act was introduced today. The purpose of the FAMILY Act is to create the first-ever national paid family and medical leave insurance program. Only 12 percent of private sector workers have...
FMLA 101: What Businesses Need to Know

FMLA 101: What Businesses Need to Know

Passed in 1993, the Family and Medical Leave Act is the nation’s only comprehensive law that allows employees to take up to a total of 12 weeks of unpaid, job-protected leave when they’re faced with unfortunate circumstances. Just like many other laws in...