Netflix Offering Year-Long Paid Parental Leave

Netflix has announced a sweeping new policy under which its employees can take leave with full pay for up to a year after becoming parents. What do you think?

“Wouldn’t it be cheaper to just offer unlimited Caillou?”

Jean Kling • Javelin Coach


“A whole year sounds like a great deal until you realize those employees are still stuck with a kid at the end of it.”

Martin Benoit • Kiosk Architect

“Parents need at least that long to introduce their newborn to all the high-quality original programming available on Netflix.”

Chet Allman • Hot Tub Technician