This Oregon Restaurant Just Gave Its Workers Paid Parental Leave

Laughing Planet Café thinks the long-term benefits of paying new mothers and fathers will outweigh any added costs

The Laughing Planet Café

Source: Laughing Planet Café

Laughing Planet Café has 14 restaurants spread across Oregon and Nevada. Its 280 employees spend their workdays making burritos named after Che Guevara and mixing up salads called Highway to Kale. And now, in a move nearly unheard of in the restaurant world, they will all have three months of fully paid parental leave after they have a new baby.

To continue reading this article you must be a Bloomberg Professional Service Subscriber.