Bright Horizons CHRO Maribeth Bearfield talks about employees, clients, and culture and what we at Bright Horizons are thankful for.
It’s still three days until Thanksgiving, and already we’ve got one more thing to be grateful for. For the tenth straight year, the Boston Globe has named Bright Horizons as one of Massachusetts’ 2017 Top Places to Work.
The holidays are generally a joyful time of year, though it may be difficult for employees who will notice elder loved ones’ declining health firsthand. How can companies help ensure employees’ older relatives are safe and cared for year-round?
How exactly will organizations feel today’s college decisions in the future?
One of the first questions a woman at work hears when announcing a baby is, “Are you coming back?” It’s also one of the least helpful. Here’s why.
Two of the most important things we do at Bright Horizons are taking care of the employees in our own company, and caring for the families we serve outside of it. Nowhere, says Bright Horizons COO Mary Lou Burke Afonso, do those two things intersect more profoundly than in our centers.
The real sick-at-work dilemma is not being thoroughly inconsiderate by sharing the germs or being irresponsible for calling out; It’s the fact that the right answer can change depending on who you’re dealing with and the job you’re expected to do.
It warmed our hearts to hear executives at Bristol-Myers Squibb talk about their philosophy behind their new and beautiful 17-thousand-square-foot Child Development Center recently opened in Lawrence Township, New Jersey.
Anxiety – specifically over the massive and looming knowledge hand-off from retiring Boomers to the next generations — was palpable at this year’s Working Mother conference, particularly as it concerns Millennials. Ready or not, Boomers are preparing their exit papers.
This month, our roundup of HR news touches on millennial employees, caregiving benefits, employee recognition, and more.