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Real stories from real parents to inspire you.

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“Life is always great and rewarding outside a capital city”

Thinking about that tree-change? Rebecca Crossling and family are here to prove that country life actually is all it’s cracked up to be.

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Michael Ray: “My ‘wild ride’ as a solo dad”

“Fatherhood is messy and magical, exhausting and rewarding, exhilarating and sometimes terrifying.” Read Michael Ray’s journey as a solo dad.

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Every time the kids show particularly helpful behaviour they get a point!

With a point system and a routine, Lawyer Lucy Lyttleton shares her advice for working with kids during COVID-19.

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Jodi’s personal story of three generations of strong women

Jodi Geddes and mum Jackie reflect on three generations of strong women in their family.

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Latest News

Expert articles to help you as a working parent.
Creating and maintaining strong professional networks

Maintaining your professional networks has never been more important for working parents. We explore the practical ways on how to maintain your professional networks and visibility on parental leave with expert Michelle Redfern.

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School holiday planner

Download this helpful school holiday planner for working parents trying to juggle it all…

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How can you keep your career on track during a pandemic?

Thinking about career progression? The world may have gone into lockdown, but your career doesn’t have to.

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Learnings from lockdown: What juggling work and three kids in isolation has taught me

The going is tough for all of us right now. Here’s a family-of-five’s warts and all account of COVID life and the lessons learnt.

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Latest News

Expert articles to help you as a working parent.

Creating and maintaining strong professional networks

Maintaining your professional networks has never been more important for working parents. We explore the practical ways on how to maintain your professional networks and visibility on parental leave with expert Michelle Redfern.

read more
school holiday planner

School holiday planner

Download this helpful school holiday planner for working parents trying to juggle it all…

read more

How can you keep your career on track during a pandemic?

Thinking about career progression? The world may have gone into lockdown, but your career doesn’t have to.

read more
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Learnings from lockdown: What juggling work and three kids in isolation has taught me

The going is tough for all of us right now. Here’s a family-of-five’s warts and all account of COVID life and the lessons learnt.

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Welcoming mums back to work: a guide for managers and parents

The ‘return to work after maternity leave’ — Note to managers

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Messy play bingo: how many have you checked off?

Simple messy play activities for time-poor parents, plus ideas to limit the mess.

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What does working flexibly really mean?

Thinking about working flexibly? It helps to understand the many faces of flexibility in the workplace. Let’s take a look.

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How to home school your child and work from home

Working from home AND home schooling? Realistic tips to get both done

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Resources

Practical tools and checklists for working parents.

Stay connected and improve productivity with these tools

Apps that will help with productivity and staying connected with your colleagues while working remotely.

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Setting up your workstation at home: a useful checklist

If you’re new to remote working and don’t have a dedicated study, use this handy guide to get setup.

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Superannuation for parents: Learn the basics and boost your super

As a working parent, learn about how to protect your current super and build your contributions.

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Employing an au pair or nanny? Your go-to agreement template

We’ve taken some of the stress out of your search for an au pair or nanny and prepared a contract agreement template for you to download and make your own.

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