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Pinky McKay’s practical tips on returning to work and breastfeeding

Worrying about how to juggle breastfeeding and returning to work? Breastfeeding expert Pinky McKay has you covered.

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Why all working parents need their ‘village’

Navigating through change can be tough, and good support is essential. Here’s why it’s good to lean on your village through times of change.

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What childcare best suits your family?

Deciding on the right early childhood education and care for your family isn’t easy. We look at the pros and cons of the options available.

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Have a break… have a KIT day!

Planning or on parental leave? Keep in touch with your workplace on your own terms with keeping in touch (KIT) days.

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Five things I learnt about flexible working

How can you work successfully and support your family? Dad-of-two Blake Woodward looks at ways to approach flexibility.

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Six activities for your kids when you’re on a conference call

Working from home with kids in tow? You’ll need to find a way to keep them entertained when you get on your work calls.

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Six ways to boost your self-confidence after parental leave

Learn how to reflect on your achievements and new skills, tune out negative self-talk and empower yourself with confidence.

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Parenting can give you more confidence, if you do it right

Want to be a more engaged parent but holding yourself back? David Willans discovers the rewards of staying in the parenting game.

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Top tips for changing your career after 40

Relaunching or switching careers after 40? Follow these expert tips and boost your confidence and likelihood of success.

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How to start the conversation with your boss around working flexibly

Feeling the struggle of returning to work after baby? Here’s how to have that all-important conversation with your leader about working flexibly.

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Time for a referee health check? Be strategic, get organised and help your referees help you

Did you know referee fatigue is a thing? This, and other expert tips to help you pick and get the most out of your referees.

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Looking for a new role? Here are five positive tips to help you

From embracing rejection letters to penning a reverse resume, here’s how to be positive and proactive in your job hunt.

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How to make the school holidays more enjoyable for you and the kids

School holidays: a well-earned break or working parent juggle turned up to 11? Here are five expert tips to set yourself up for success.

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Circle In School Holiday Planner

School holiday planner

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

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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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Parent guilt: is it real or make believe?

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

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Managers, how to retain your high performers through pregnancy and parental leave

How our leaders manage the ‘big moments’ in our lives matters… enormously! Senior leader and mum-of-two Merav Bloch knows two sides of the same coin. Here, she shares her tips.

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How COVID-19 brought me my first kiss

One upside to the pandemic has been the demise of the ‘weekend dad’ and a bit more love going round!

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