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Women in the Workplace 2020

Source: McKinsey
Date of Publication: September 30th, 2020
This is the sixth year of the Women in the Workplace study—in a year unlike any other.
What CEOs Say About Employee Burnout and Work-Life Balance

What CEOs Say About Employee Burnout and Work-Life Balance

By: Kathryn Dill
Source: The Wall Street Journal
Date of Publication: October 9th, 2020
Top executives at Facebook, Chevron and Chase weigh in on stress, flexible schedules and parents who are working while home-schooling their children.
Factory Workers Stay Home to Watch Their Children - WSJ

Factory Workers Stay Home to Watch Their Children

By: Austen Hufford
Source: The Wall Street Journal
Date of Publication: September 16th, 2020
Absentee rates at many U.S. factories remain elevated as coronavirus drags on; ‘You can’t leave a 6-year-old at home’
Lego sales surge as housebound families turn to play

Lego sales surge as housebound families turn to play

By: Jacob Gronholt-Pedersen
Source: Reuters
Date of Publication: September 2nd, 2020
Sales of Lego jumped 14% in the first six months of the year as families under coronavirus lockdowns spent more time playing together at home, the Danish toy maker said on Wednesday.
Mattel beats sales estimates as bored kids turn back to Barbie

Mattel beats sales estimates as bored kids turn back to Barbie

Source: Reuters
Date of Publication: July 23rd, 2020
Mattel Inc beat quarterly sales expectations on Thursday, as its North Americans customers splurged on Barbie dolls and Uno playing cards to keep their kids entertained during coronavirus-induced lockdowns.
Working parents are hitting a wall. Employers don't want to lose them - CNN

Working parents are hitting a wall. Employers don't want to lose them

By: Jeanne Sahadi
Source: CNN
Date of Publication: June 16th, 2020
This article discusses juggling parenting and working during the global pandemic and what some companies are doing to help working parents.
COVID-19 made Khan Academy Kids vital for parents. Now it faces a cash crunch

COVID-19 made Khan Academy Kids vital for parents. Now it faces a cash crunch

By: Jared Newman
Source: Fast Company
Date of Publication: June 1st, 2020
The free education app for young children has boomed during the pandemic—but so have its costs.
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Ikea's instructions for building the best pillow forts are what every parent needs right now

By: Leah Asmelash
Source: IKEA
Date of Publication: May 15th, 2020
"The company released six instruction manuals on how to build blanket forts using everyday household items -- chairs, stools, books and, of course, blankets."
At Home Resources for Kids and Families During Coronavirus 2020 _ HarperKids

At Home Resources for Kids and Families During Coronavirus 2020

By: HarperKids
Source: HarperCollins
Date of Publication: May 1st, 2020
We’ve compiled a running list of resources from around the internet for kids and their parents to help make the coming days a little more fun, hopeful, and educational for us all. We’ll add more links as we find them, so check back often!