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“Promising a straightforward return on investment, backup child-care is growing more swiftly than any other segment of the employer-sponsored child care market, by many accounts. While most employers would love to build onsite daycare centers or subsidize full-time child-care for working parents, its an elusive goal in this era of protracted corporate belt-tightening. Backup child-care appeals to today’s dual emphasis on work-life flexibility and workplace productivity.”

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