Returning to work after a baby: The worst thing for women is the best for men

That is, when a woman becomes a mother it holds her career back. It automatically renders her a less valuable employee in the eyes of those who work with her. However when a man becomes a father this new-found responsibility actually works in his favour at the office.

The motherhood penalty has been proven again and again but more recently researchers have also noted a fatherhood bump.

http://www.news.com.au/lifestyle/parenting/kids/why-the-worst-career-decision-for-women-is-the-best-for-men/news-story/eef595882b92eca4130fccc6dbdaad5b

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