Tag Archive: Facebook

Freeze Those Eggs! A New Benefit Perk?

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In the Silicon Valley arms race to lure the top talent with the best benefits and attract more women to their staff , Facebook and Apple are offering to pay for the egg freezing procedure… Continue reading

Facebook COO, Sheryl Sandberg, Reflects on Grief in a Moving Post

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Thirty days after the death of her husband, Sheryl Sandberg, COO of Facebook, took to her company’s platform and shared a compelling essay about her mourning experience. With over 1.6 million followers, Sandberg’s… Continue reading

WiLab Loves: The Best Bosses Aren’t Bossy

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I’ve been reading with interest about Sheryl Sandberg’s campaign to ban the word “bossy” – because of the negative implications it can have for young girls’ feelings about future leadership.  While I’m very sympathetic… Continue reading

NYC Halloween Roundup: It’s Not Too Late for Party Plans!

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Fear not, eager party-seeking New Yorkers–if your plans for Halloween aren’t yet firmed up, you’re not out of luck. Sure, Halloween is today and it’s Friday (which won’t happen again until 2025!), the… Continue reading

Working Mom Series: Apple and Facebook’s New Egg Freezing ‘Benefit?’

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APPLE AND FACEBOOK’S ANNOUNCEMENT THAT THEY ARE COVERING THE COST OF FREEZING EGGS HAS PEOPLE TALKING. This NBC News article takes the positive approach to the matter, kicking off with a quote from Brigitte Adams,… Continue reading