Facebook & Apple add egg freezing to employee benefit plans, spark controversy
While some tout they can set-the-clock back on fertility with frozen eggs, others worry that technology could leave women in the workforce frozen in time, locked into a corporate mindset that says there’s no room for progeny and promotion. Enter two U.S. tech giants … Apple and Facebook and their offers to cover the costs of egg freezing and storage. A perk? Or pressure?
On October 16th, TGC founder Saadia Muzaffar joined Anna Maria Tremonti on The Current to discuss Facebook and Apple’s controversial addition to their employee benefit plans.