In episode 98, Coffey talks with Katie Ferrier about the US childcare crisis’ impact on business. They discuss the Ready Nation Project; the infant/toddler childcare crisis and its effect on business; childcare access and affordability challenges; how the pandemic impacted childcare facilities; strategies and policies for employers can implement to help mitigate the childcare crisis; and the workforce value of investing in quality childcare. Articles mentioned in this episode:

Ready Nation’s report, $122 Billion: The Growing, Annual Cost of the Infant-Toddler Child Care Crisis 

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Katie Ferrier

Katie Ferrier

They discuss the Ready Nation Project; the infant/toddler childcare crisis and its effect on business; childcare access and affordability challenges; how the pandemic impacted childcare facilities; strategies and policies for employers can implement to help mitigate the childcare crisis; and the workforce value of investing in quality childcare.

Contact

Katie Ferrier can be reached at: https://www.linkedin.com/in/katieferrier/

5 Comments

  1. Stephanie Lytle

    Hi! I watched episode 98 but did not see an HRCI code at the end. How would I obtain that?

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    • Maryan Hernandez

      Hello Stephanie! I just sent you an email to help you with your request.

      Reply
  2. Sara Patrey

    Thank you for this informative session

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  3. Kim Young

    Hi There. Where can I go to get additional employer related childcare resources.

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  4. Kim Young

    I also did not receive the HRCI number for the session but did enter the correct code. Please advise.

    Reply

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