[WATCH] Meet Katie Rock: Mom & Make It Work Ambassador

"Every parent makes sacrifices for their kids, but you shouldn't have to sacrifice your job," says Katie, and she's spot on. Her son was born 2 months early and weighed only 4 [...]

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Hi, Katie! Meet Make It Work Ambassador Katie Rock

Katie Rock’s son Malcolm was born 4 weeks premature, which they spent together in the hospital. The Federal Family and Medical Leave Act guaranteed her up to 12 weeks unpaid [...]

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The Outrageous Cost of Child Care

Every parents knows the cost of child care is ridiculous, but compared to the cost of other things, is it really that expensive? The answer is simple: hell yes. To help you [...]

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Issa Rae: It’s Time For Equal Pay

The creator of The Misadventures of Awkward Black Girl joins the Make It Work campaign to raise awareness about the gender wage gap.   A lot of people still don’t [...]

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VIDEO: Lessons In Equal Pay From Corporate America

When life gives you lemons, you’re supposed to make lemonade.   And that’s exactly what the kids in our new video did. But when it came time to get paid, they got a [...]

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Make It Work Ambassador Rochean Cofield On Affordable Childcare (And Why It’s Out Of Reach For Too Many Families)

Photo Credit: Thinkstock Photos Posted by Rochean Cofield   When I worked attended school, both full time, I received no assistance with childcare because [...]

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Make It Work Poll: Voters Want New Workplace Policies

In August 2015, Anzalone Liszt Grove conducted a nationwide poll of likely 2016 voters for Make It Work[1]. That poll – which focused on workplace issues broadly, as well as [...]

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One Issue Ignored In the Republican Debate: Equal Pay

Photograph by Justin Sullivan — Getty Images   Posted by Julie Kashen   In Wednesday night’s Republican debate, the only question the candidates were [...]

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Celebrate Labor Day By Giving Workers Affordable Child Care

Monkeybusinessimages | Getty Images   Posted by Vivien Labaton   As I was lying in the hospital bed shortly after giving birth to my first child, I [...]

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