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Thursday, February 23, 2017 - 20:20

The enormous health benefits of breast-feeding for children and mothers cannot be disputed. However, all across the country, discrimination and shaming still plague women who do so, especially in the workplace and in public. Greater public awareness is necessary to increase acceptance.

Thursday, February 23, 2017 - 10:10

"Many private-sector organizations in the US are taking a new look at paid family leave--paid time off to enable employees to care for a new child or an ill family member. While overall coverage in the US is low, increasingly diverse companies are starting to see a compelling business case for providing or expanding these benefits. This report builds on BCG's examination of the family leave policies of more than 250 companies, as well as in-depth interviews with 25 HR leaders at large organizations and with representatives of business groups and other stakeholders."

Thursday, February 23, 2017 - 10:07

"Last year, 43 percent of employed Americans said they spent at least some time working remotely, according to the survey of more than 15,000 adults."

Friday, February 17, 2017 - 16:43

When career-focused individuals are looking to earn their online MBA, the GMAT is often a point of fear. But what exactly is the GMAT? And do you really need one to pursue your education of choice? Many universities are updating their admissions requirements and offering GMAT waivers or removing the GMAT altogether from their admissions criteria.

Thursday, February 16, 2017 - 17:08

The average life expectancy in America today is higher than in any other period in history. More specifically, data from a United Nations report shows that the number of people 65 years and older rose from 8% to 12% of the total population between 1950 and 2000. What’s more, this figure will rise to 20% by 2050 and is likely to continue rising steadily thereafter.

Wednesday, February 15, 2017 - 14:54

The healthcare industry as a whole is undergoing seismic changes and technology is a key driver. Today, more than ever, Americans have the power to prevent disease by making healthy lifestyle choices.

Tuesday, February 14, 2017 - 16:48