But that "mission critical" work, especially during a labor shortage, isn't always recognized and doesn't necessarily lead to advancement.
They're bringing self-care to work and pushing for more flexibility to have a life.
For Sam Desai, vice president at RM Metals, a year of tariffs on his balance sheet changed his work habits.
It's a tricky balancing act between working hard and playing hard.
What he learned from taking on the role of lead parent.