Thirty on Thursday: Childcare Implications and Employee Retention in the COVID-19 Era
Thursday, August 27, 2020
11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
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As employees try to meet their new work and family obligations in these unprecedented times, the loss of childcare options and the uncertainty surrounding in-person instruction for school-aged children presents a unique set of challenges that can be tricky for employers to navigate.
What can employers do to ensure they are attracting, retaining, and acknowledging the challenges faced by working parents? There are several ways in which employers can respond to the needs of their employees and offer innovative family-friendly support in the COVID-19 era.
Join us as Colleen Ammerman, Director of the Gender Initiative at Harvard Business School and Sharon Woodbury, Director of Human Resources and Public Relations for the Guild of St. Agnes share their insights and recommendations on the talent management strategies companies can take to attract, retain and win the loyalty of working parents.