Just life

Everything you need to help manage the work-life juggle.

Why you should say yes to that friendly childminding offer

Are you a working parent who struggles to ask for help? Jodi Geddes accepted a childminding offer from a friend and urges you to do it too.

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Work habits you can bring home

Habits we pick up at work can do wonders to make our home lives easier.

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How to find your ‘village’

We all know it takes a village to raise a child, but how do you find your own village for support and community?…

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Your printable back-to-school checklist

Counting down to the first day of school? We’ve got a list for the parents and the kids to get you ready for day one.

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Reflecting on your 2020 career vision

It’s a fresh new year and a fresh new decade – a great time to review your job and/or career.

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How to convince dads to go home

Is childcare still a woman’s work? We look at two companies successfully encouraging more men to take parental leave.

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Christmas gift ideas for teachers and childcare support

The Circle In team presents a list of thoughtful Christmas gifts that would bring cheer to teachers and childcare aides.

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“We can work it out”: How three couples negotiate sharing the load

Managing work and family means taking on a range of roles. Three couples explain how they discuss their approach.

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Jodi’s perinatal anxiety story: “My experience was real and heartbreaking”

Our co-founder Jodi Geddes describes her experience with perinatal anxiety after the birth of her first child.

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The unpacking of self-acceptance

Learn to accept your whole self: the good, the bad and the awesome.

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Our co-founder, Kate, talks money and taking control of your financial wellbeing

Money, money, money: Circle In’s own Kate Pollard talks money management and why financial literacy is essential for every entrepreneur.

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The changing shape of support for working grandparents

Grandparents are often the preferred providers of care for children whose parents are working. But many are juggling work and care commitments, too.

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