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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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“Since I told work I’m pregnant I’ve been treated differently”

Treated unfairly at work after announcing you’re pregnant? How to spot workplace discrimination and what to do about it…

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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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Finding and loving your personal brand

Are you living your values? Define your personal brand and tell the world who you truly are.

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What have you got planned for the school holidays?

We have some great ideas under and over $10 to keep your kids entertained for the school holidays.

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I want to return to my old role but things have changed

Back from parental leave and the terms of your role have changed. Legal experts Holding Redlich offer practical advice.

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Defining your why

Bringing a little person into the world can be the trigger to contemplating some larger life questions. Our co-founder Kate Pollard explains defining your ‘why’ based on the insights of motivational speaker Simon Sinek.

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“A letter of thanks to my employer for supporting my parental leave”

A new parent’s first time taking parental leave is sure to offer up plenty of lessons in time for baby number two.

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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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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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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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Mother’s guilt: is it real or make believe?

Mother’s guilt: is it real or make believe?

Belinda Allitt shares her story of facing mother’s guilt head-on and kicking those negative thoughts to the kerb.

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Looking to relaunch your career?

Looking to relaunch your career?

If you’re seeking to change career direction, it might not be as daunting as you think. Here’s how to find the path to your dream job.

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To binge or not to binge: the parental leave Netflix dilemma

To binge or not to binge: the parental leave Netflix dilemma

No more wading into the murky waters of daytime television—these days there’s Netflix to keep you company on parental leave.

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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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Feeding your baby when you return to work

Still breastfeeding? We explain the rules in Australia that allow you to feed your child or express in the workplace.

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Up and away? Preparing for a work trip when you’re a parent

Being away from the family can add pressure to the daily grind. We ask seven parents about how they manage work travel.

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