The home for parents just back at work.

Here to help you navigate your career in the first year back at work.

REAL STORIES

Real stories from real parents to inspire you.

The Stolen Stylist on making babies and businesses

Like many mothers, becoming a parent inspired Erin Scammell, AKA The Stolen Stylist, to find her true calling in the fashion industry, and reignited passion …

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How I negotiated flexible working in an industry with few part-time roles

Hillary Mitchell negotiated flexible working in the construction industry

Hillary Mitchell is not afraid to chase her dreams – whatever it takes. Like a true warrior she graduated her bachelor’s degree with honours while …

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Natalie Nunn, Director of GIANT Management, Australia's leading modelling agency talks with Circle In about flex working

Natalie Nunn, Director of leading modelling agency, GIANT Management, uses flex to live the dream

When people ask Natalie Nunn, Director of leading modelling agency GIANT Management, to describe herself, she usually jokes that she’s a 1950’s housewife trapped in …

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Dom Storey, partner Cara and daughter Franki

Racing car driver Dom Storey talks career and dad life

Meet Dom Storey; devoted partner to Cara, dad to toddler Franki, racing car driver, Mercedes-Benz driving instructor and brand ambassador amongst other things…a varied job …

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LATEST NEWS

Expert articles to help you in your first year back at work.
How Jodi Geddes returned to work after losing her baby at 14 weeks

This is Jodi Geddes, co-founder of Circle In’s, personal story. She is one of the thousands of mothers who has lost a baby in the …

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You’re superwoman…I don’t know how you do it!

People label me ‘superwoman’ – almost every time it comes up that I’ve got four …

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The Personal Styler’s top 5 styling tips for working mothers

Hey, hardworking mums. Hands up who jumps for joy every morning when she opens her …

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Tips to re-build your confidence after parental leave

It’s not at all unusual to lose confidence after taking a career break to raise …

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LATEST NEWS

Expert articles to help you in your first year back at work.
How Jodi Geddes returned to work after losing her baby at 14 weeks

How Jodi Geddes returned to work after losing her baby at 14 weeks

This is Jodi Geddes, co-founder of Circle In’s, personal story. She is one of the thousands of mothers who has lost a baby in the …

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You’re superwoman…I don’t know how you do it!

People label me ‘superwoman’ – almost every time it comes up that I’ve got four kids, work full time and head up a function in …

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The Personal Styler’s top 5 styling tips for working mothers

The Personal Styler’s top 5 styling tips for working mothers

Hey, hardworking mums. Hands up who jumps for joy every morning when she opens her wardrobe? Most of us love the idea of being an …

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How to build confidence after a career break

Tips to re-build your confidence after parental leave

It’s not at all unusual to lose confidence after taking a career break to raise a family, care for a relative, or for other personal …

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Group with hands in air celebrating free time

Making the most of your time

If anyone knows how to make the most of her time, it’s the indefatigable Natalie Nunn; Agency Director of GIANT Management modelling agency by day, …

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7 tips to survive taking your child to the office for the day

School holidays time for many working parents = logistical nightmare! What do you do for childcare when you’ve used up all your annual leave and …

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How Kate’s career took a hit after her #number2

Heading off on parental leave that first time, there was no doubt I was totally naïve to the potential impact on my career. I’d spent …

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Own it! Make Parental Leave add value to your career

Whoever decided a parent’s career is on hold during Parental Leave? Did you make Parental Leave add value to your career? While a secondment or …

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RESOURCES

Practical tools and checklists for parents who are just back at work.

Au Pair / Nanny contract agreement template

Getting an Au Pair or nanny can be stressful. We often get asked if you should put details of the arrangement in writing and so …

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Tips for a successful mentor-mentee relationship

Tips for a successful mentor-mentee relationship

Mentor-mentee relationships thrive when both contribute. If you have decided that you would benefit from a mentor relationship and are looking for some tips on …

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Your return to work 90 day plan

Your return to work 90 day plan

Just like the schedule you drew up before your wedding—but with less fake tan and outgoing expenses—the 90-day plan is a must-have tool to keep …

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Checklist for a productive meeting

Checklist for a productive meeting

This is a simple checklist that will help you plan for your next meeting so that it is effective and productive.

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Your weekly dose of inspiration to help manage the work-life juggle.