Motherhood and The Transferable Skills You Need to Recognise/Appreciate

A colleague of mine said something to me recently that inspired this post. She said she wasn’t surprised by my efficiency at work, because I’m a mum. It made me think about the many skills used by mothers which are applicable in the workplace, so I thought I’d share my views. Leadership and managerial skills […]

7 Maternity Considerations for the Working Woman

As a career woman, is there ever a right time for motherhood? The short, answer is probably ‘NO’ for most women. Whilst this may be so for various reasons, thinking about maternity issues in advance can help prepare you for motherhood. Below are some considerations for a working mum-to-be. 1. Save, save, save Regardless of […]

Flexi-time, The Working Mum’s Lifesaver

Flexi-time has proved to be the biggest advantage of my new job. This was especially true a couple of weeks before Christmas.  Papa Nate came down with a viral illness and was effectively out of action for two weeks.  Having flexi-time helped me work around the needs of my family. I was able arrive at […]