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An HR expert's advice for negotiating parental leave




In this file photograph taken on March 20, 2007, a two-week-old boy finds his feet in his new world.
In this file photograph taken on March 20, 2007, a two-week-old boy finds his feet in his new world.
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For many new moms and dads there are no easy answers when it comes to sorting out parental leave. Still, there are some steps you can take to make the most of your employer's policy.

Lauren Wallenstein, a human resources consultant and mom based in L.A., joined Take Two for some tips on how to negotiate for parental leave with your employer.

To hear the full interview with Lauren Wallenstein, click the link above.