parenting

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parenting

the manner in which the senior managers of a company manage their subordinate companies or business units. Good parenting in the form of dear goals for business unit managers, monitoring of their performance, appropriate rewards and tight financial controls can improve the performance of these business units. See DIVERSIFICATION.
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Prior to the middle of this century child-rearing was considered something of an art.
11) Thus, where employees are allowed to take accrued annual, sick, or personal leave, or leave without pay for reasons that are not job-related, the same type of leave must be granted to employees who wish to remain on leave for child-rearing purposes, even if that employee is medically able to return to work.
The current child-rearing benefit system, for families with children of middle school age or younger, is based on a temporary statute valid for one year.
Eighty-three percent of respondents said they think husbands should equally share the child-rearing and household chores, but 41 percent said they can expect that of their spouses, down by 6 percentage points from the previous survey, the institute said.
Peter Stearns' history of child-rearing practices in the twentieth century is entitled Anxious Parents, and the title aptly captures the percolating sense among middle-class American parents that their children were subject to increasing pressures and perils.
One way to reduce the "tremendous costs of caregiving" for women is for fathers to share more in child-rearing.
In the starvation scenario, one risky circumstance was hatching into a nest where there were no extra adult males pitching in on child-rearing duties.
And you might even have come to believe that child-rearing, like real estate, is about one important thing: location, location, location.
He has studied and lectured on child-rearing practices in more than 50 cultures.
Sadakazu Tanigaki, president of the main opposition Liberal Democratic Party, criticized Kan's plan, saying, ''The basic structure of the DPJ's manifesto (for last August's election) was that they could acquire funds easily by cutting waste and promised to do this and that such as the child-rearing allowances without raising the consumption tax in the four years.
Grandparents do not meet the requirements for most child-rearing years, especially single grandmothers.
This article examines the evolution of American child-rearing practices through the lens of the famous Curious George children's stories.