Co’s Get Creative with Parent Perks
An increasing amount of companies have been creating new solutions for parents to either bring their children to work or have longer maternity and paternity leaves – the latest of these being Netflix, which told employees to “take as much time as they want.”
TODAY.com looked at the perks several major companies are providing parents, including in-office nurseries, in this recent article, which features quotes from OperationsInc CEO David Lewis.
“It sounds so amazing – unlimited time off! But what winds up happening is everyone wondering, OK, so how much time is enough? How much is too much?” said David Lewis of OperationsInc, a human resources consulting firm.
“It puts a spotlight on everyone,” Lewis told TODAY.com. ‘Employees start to play judge and jury with each other. When policies are so wide open, it can turn into a divisive force for company culture.”
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