Caring for caregivers has become the new frontier in workplace management. Statistics reveal a massive and growing challenge worldwide for employees who must juggle their jobs with caring for elderly parents; a life partner with a health condition; or a disabled child, sibling, or close friend.
In the United States, 60 percent of the country’s estimated 65 million caregivers were employed at some point in the past year while also giving care. That is one in every six workers.
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