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Here to help you prepare for pregnancy and better understand parental leave.

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 plan your journey.
Five tips to financially prepare for having a baby (and becoming a parent)

Having a baby is expensive. Trust me, I’ve had two. I wish I could say that it gets easier as they get older, but from my …

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Your parental leave legal entitlements explained

It’s so important to understand your legal entitlements when preparing for parental leave or returning to work. Legal expert Lauren Drummond from Holding Redlich explains these in simple terms and what to do if you need help.

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The roller-coaster of IVF is real and this is what I learnt

Such irony. Spending almost 15 years doing everything I could to avoid getting pregnant, and …

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Things to consider before starting a family

The second you see those two lines on a pregnancy test, everything changes. There are …

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LATEST NEWS

Expert articles to help you plan your journey.
How to financially prepare for having a baby

Five tips to financially prepare for having a baby (and becoming a parent)

Having a baby is expensive. Trust me, I’ve had two. I wish I could say that it gets easier as they get older, but from my …

read more

Your parental leave legal entitlements explained

It’s so important to understand your legal entitlements when preparing for parental leave or returning to work. Legal expert Lauren Drummond from Holding Redlich explains these in simple terms and what to do if you need help.

read more

The roller-coaster of IVF is real and this is what I learnt

Such irony. Spending almost 15 years doing everything I could to avoid getting pregnant, and then trying for years with no luck.

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Things to consider before starting a family

Things to consider before starting a family

The second you see those two lines on a pregnancy test, everything changes. There are so many things to consider before starting a family.

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How to secretly find out about your organisation’s parental leave policy

How to secretly find out about your organisation’s parental leave policy

Parental leave policy; do you know what your organisation’s is? It’s a giant dilemma: you find out you’re pregnant and spend the first few weeks …

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RESOURCES

Practical tools and checklists for parents who are planning.
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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Numbers, emails and websites to help you through parental leave and returning to work

We have complied a list of key websites and links to help you navigate your career through parental leave and returning to work.

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