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REAL STORIES

Real stories from real parents to inspire you.

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 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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