part time work

How I survived my first month as a school mum

How I survived my first month as a school mum

This year my eldest child started school and I became a school mum. I wasn’t prepared for the intense emotional states that would occur in my household. Suddenly the kids (Miss 2 & Mr 5) weren’t going to sleep as

Part time & powerful: 5 strategies to support your work/life goals

Part time & powerful: 5 strategies to support your work/life goals

In November 2015 Women’s Agenda and Professional Mums published their second Part Time Power List. A list of the most influential professionals working part time*. As I scrolled through the list, it struck me that most of the professionals on this

My Biggest Return to Work Mistakes

My Biggest Return to Work Mistakes

I thought preparing for my return to work after maternity leave included organising a start date with my employer, negotiating work days and hours, start and finish times, finding suitable daycare and work clothes that actually fit.   Wrong!