Lease the Runway




1. Lease the Runway CEO and fellow benefactor Jennifer Hyman is as of now on maternity leave. She intends to take three to four months off from everyday initiative of her billion-dollar start-up.

The 2019  Disruptor 50 rundown has an initial: One of the CEOs, Rent the Runway’s Jennifer Hyman, is as of now out on parental leave with her subsequent youngster. A second, 23andMe Anne Wojcicki, is nearing her due date and going to accept parental leave too.

Only 16% of regular citizen specialists in the U.S. approach paid family leave, as per the December 2017 National Compensation Survey by the Bureau of Labor Statistics. Be that as it may, with persevering sex holes crosswise over authority in a scope of ventures, corporate monsters and new companies alike are progressively hoping to improve benefits, to a limited extent to keep ladies in the work environment after they have kids.

“People both have the right to take this extremely uncommon time when they have an infant at home and bond with the infant and be with their family,” said Hyman in a telephone meet while siphoning bosom milk for her fourteen day old child. “In the event that the lady is extremely the just one at home toward the start, it sets up a dynamic where she’s the one responsible for her children and the one accountable for childcare. Given how much work that is, it will slow down her in her vocation if that is not similarly conveyed with her significant other.”



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