Oct 28, 2016

Dentsu may be stripped of 'family-friendly' certification

The labor ministry is considering stripping advertising giant Dentsu Inc. of a certification that shows it is a “family-friendly” company, following the death of several employees from conditions related to overwork. “We want to take strict measures, including taking back (the ministry-given certificate),” Health, ...

Finding after-school care the 'barrier of first-graders'

Apr 8, 2016

Finding after-school care the 'barrier of first-graders'

Finding a slot at day care may be the first hurdle working parents need to overcome in finding work-family balance. But another comes along when a child enters school. At elementary school level, students with working parents can go to an after-school facility called ...