All posts tagged "working mums"

  • Combating the working mother stigma

    Combating the working mother stigma

    Today, there’s still a lot of judgment of mothers regardless of what they choose (or need to) do. For example, many people tend to make a clear distinction between working mums and stay-at-home mums, implying...

  • How to keep your cool as a working mum

    Keeping your cool as a mum itself can be tough at times. Come on…we’ve all been there. I’m talking about all those times in the car and your two kids are crying in the backseat....

  • 6 Ways to ace the working mom balancing act

    6 Ways to ace the working mom balancing act

    It’s not easy being a working mom and constantly juggling home, kids and a full-time job. Somehow 24 hours is never enough, and you always end up feeling that anything you do for your family...

  • Unconscious bias stops new mums returning to work and how to change that

    Unconscious bias stops new mums returning to work and how to change that

    Women make up 47% of the Australian workforce yet hold only 16.5% of CEO roles. When compared to their male counterparts, the gender pay gap explodes with women in management taking home $75k less in...

  • How busy working mums can avoid kids’ screen addiction

    For those who have known life before and after the boom of the internet, it’s common to think it’s the “kids of today” who are spending increasing amounts of time on their phones, laptops and...

  • Top three things you need to know as a working mother

    Top three things you need to know as a working mother

    Contemporary society attempts to encourage more women to work full time whilst juggling a growing family. However, many mothers are often discriminated against for exercising their workplace right to take parental leave. Employers need to...

  • Leadership + motherhood: how to have the best of both worlds

    For anyone in business, one of the biggest career achievements would have to be landing the top job: a CEO role. So naturally, when that opportunity was presented to me, I took it with both...

  • 5 easy steps to work life balance

    When I was a kid I played on a giant seesaw. I’d walk up one end until I got to the middle.  When I reached the middle I would maintain balance by allowing the seesaw...

  • Obstacles facing women’s success | infographic

    Can women have it all? Managing career and family while maintaining sanity isn’t easy, but while there are obstacles facing women’s success, most women believe they can have it all: fulfilling career, relationships, and children....