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How Silicon Valley is switching up lavish in-office perks to benefit parents working from home



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  • Silicon Valley has long been known for its lavish employee perks, like on-site fitness classes and free meals. 
  • But as the coronavirus crisis continues to keep workers at home, many tech companies are shifting from fun perks to accommodating benefits — particularly for working parents. 
  • Tech companies like Google, Facebook, Amazon, and Salesforce have started offering benefits like free back-up childcare, extra paid caregiver leave, and subsidized memberships to childcare and tutoring services. 
  • Experts say the emphasis on helping working parents may have been spurred by the pandemic, but will stick around even after life begins to return to normal. 
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When much of corporate America shifted to remote work six months ago, it initially seemed like it could be to the advantage of working parents. But working from home came with a new slew of

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Minted Launches Notes of Gratitude Collection to Benefit World Central Kitchen

Featuring Personalized Stationery, Notebooks, and Greeting Cards Designed by Independent Artists and Supporting Local Communities and Front Line Heroes

Minted, the design marketplace known for bringing unique design from the best independent artists to consumers everywhere, today announced the launch of its Notes of Gratitude collection benefiting World Central Kitchen, a nonprofit organization that uses the power of food to heal communities and strengthen economies in times of crisis and beyond. As we collectively navigate these unprecedented times, Minted invites consumers to use the power of a handwritten note to express gratitude, send a message to a loved one, and journal your thoughts, all while supporting your local community.

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Minted, the design marketplace known for bringing unique design from independent artists to consumers everywhere, today announced the launch of its Notes of Gratitude collection benefiting World Central Kitchen. Minted’s

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