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Sally shares her tips for nailing the crazy parenthood-work juggle

Sally shares her tips for nailing the crazy parenthood-work juggle

Having worked in marketing for 14 years and called London, Adelaide, Melbourne and now the Gold Coast home, jet-setter mum Sally lets us in on …

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Why a family-friendly workplace will help my career and wellbeing

Why a family-friendly workplace will help my career and wellbeing

Janeca Carranza got our attention when she opened up online recently with a soul-bearing account of the ‘raw and evolving’ experience of becoming a first-time …

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An inspiring career journey and a modern day love story

An inspiring career journey and a modern love story

We just adore it when we find an inspiring career story wrapped up in a real life romance! Meet Sarika and Mithin Kosaraju, who independently …

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Kate Pollard and mum Nola talk careers and the generation gap

Kate Pollard and mum Nola talk careers and the generation gap

To celebrate Mother’s Day, we sat down with our very own Kate Pollard and her gorgeous mum, Nola, to chat about the generational differences in …

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LATEST NEWS

Expert articles to help you as an expecting parent.

Hands off my bump: Some workplace etiquette please!

When I was expecting my first child, it took me a while to adjust to that feeling of my body no longer being truly my …

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Our number one tip: Complete your parental leave plan

One question we are often asked is: how do I document everything for my manager? …

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What to remind myself before going on parental leave again

In my professional life as a lawyer, I’ve noticed that there’s a big focus right …

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Thinking about making a career move whilst pregnant?

I’ve recently just announced that I’m leaving a wonderful firm to join an innovative NewLaw …

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LATEST NEWS

Expert articles to help you as an expecting parent.

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Hands off my bump: Some workplace etiquette please!

When I was expecting my first child, it took me a while to adjust to that feeling of my body no longer being truly my …

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Our number one tip: Complete your parental leave plan

One question we are often asked is: how do I document everything for my manager? Welcome to your parental leave plan.

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What to remind myself before going on parental leave again

What to remind myself before going on parental leave again

In my professional life as a lawyer, I’ve noticed that there’s a big focus right now on retrospectives. This involves looking back over a recent …

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Thinking about making a career move whilst pregnant?

I’ve recently just announced that I’m leaving a wonderful firm to join an innovative NewLaw firm. This wouldn’t normally be that newsworthy but at nine …

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A letter of thanks to my first boss for supporting my parental leave

Dear my one-time employer, sponsor and all-round awesome bloke. As I prepare for another round of parental leave, I am prompted to reflect on my …

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Miscarriage

Living and working through a miscarriage

For most women, living and working through a miscarriage is quiet and isolating. It happens to one in four of us—but no one ever talks …

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Why parents need to invest in a babymoon

First things first, the babymoon we are referring to is the type that does not include a baby! There’s also the kind, traditionally, following childbirth …

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airport pregnant

Travelling for work when pregnant with twins

Travelling when pregnant is generally safe. However, soon-to-be mothers of twins should consider other factors and limitations before travelling, especially when your travel is work-related. …

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RESOURCES

Practical tools and checklists for expecting parents.

Stay in touch while on parental leave

Stay in touch while on parental leave

Our undisputed number one top tip for parental leavers is to stay in touch with your employer during parental leave; stay connected. We cannot stress …

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The facts about parental leave

The facts about parental leave

When we speak to women they want to know the facts about parental leave in simple terms. The same questions always come up; what am …

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Your ultimate parental leave checklist

Your ultimate parental leave checklist

Your ultimate parental leave checklist or as we like to refer to it, your career version of “What to expect when you’re expecting”. This is …

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Parental leave plan template

This is a parental leave plan for you and about you. It will mean different things to different people and in different roles. It will …

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