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    Should all employers match the federal government's new 18-month parental leave plan?

    The feds are extending parental leave for new parents, but not everyone agrees. Should employers be more accepting of the positives of parenthood that can strengthen an employee's long-term relationship with a company?

    Posted: Nov 15, 2017 4:47 PM ET
    Last Updated: Nov 15, 2017 4:47 PM ET
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    Sunday November 12, 2017

    Checkup How many women does it take to send one woman back to work?

    Checkup producer Anna-Liza Kozma reflects on the delicate balance of work and life, and speaks to Canadian media executive Denise Donlon about how to have it all.

    Posted: Nov 12, 2017 3:23 PM ET
    Last Updated: Nov 13, 2017 4:29 PM ET
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    Sunday November 12, 2017

    Checkup When the person looking after your children can't afford to have her own

    When it comes to the new 18-month parental leave plan, Erin Knipstrom, an early childhood education worker in Maple Ridge, B.C., called into Checkup to say she isn’t happy with the idea of spreading what she feels are meagre benefits even more thinly in order to get more time raising her child.

    Posted: Nov 12, 2017 12:34 PM ET
    Last Updated: Nov 13, 2017 6:08 PM ET
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