Author Archives: Parenting in the Workplace Institute

About Parenting in the Workplace Institute

The Parenting in the Workplace Institute helps organizations to implement formal programs in which parents can bring their children to work every day and care for them while doing their jobs. We have helped dozens of organizations to implement successful babies-at-work programs, and we maintain a database of more than 180 baby-inclusive organizations in more then 43 states and more than 30 different industries.

The Babies-at-Work Coalition

For too long, we’ve been told that we have no choice but to keep our family lives separate from our careers. The Parenting in the Workplace Institute (PIWI) and the Twiga Foundation are determined to prove that this is no longer … Continue reading

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Just Another Day at the Office (With Babies)

For too long, our culture has dictated that there is no middle ground for parents—every one of the available choices is filled with difficulty and sacrifice. If we have our children when we’re young, then we struggle to support them … Continue reading

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My Journey to Bringing Babies to Work

I was never able to take more than four weeks off work after the births of my children. My husband filed for divorce a week after the birth of our third daughter. Two weeks later, I moved on my own … Continue reading

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