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Australian Childcare TV Special Insight

SBS Insight on Childcare

SBS Insight Childcare Special It’s been quite a week. Last week I flew down to Sydney to film an SBS Insight special on Childcare. This of course occurred in a week that began with me hearing a close relative was seriously injured, one of my little ones had a cold ...

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Dealing with a job you don’t like

Mum with kids at work Daycare Decisions

Sometimes you don’t love your job, not even as a friend. But when you have a child you make choices. You may choose to sacrifice enjoyment for a salary. The work maybe dull as dung beetles but it’s close to home, the hours suit you and you don’t bring work ...

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Top 5 Resume Tips for Mums

UberMum and Daughter on Laptop

Top 5 Resume Tips for Mums Whether you are returning to the workforce after having bub or going back to your old job, having a baby and taking paid parental leave or maternity leave is a good time to reflect on your skills and abilities, think about the future and ...

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Restarting your career after baby

Kids and mum pointing to the laptop

It sounds straight forward enough,….”follow 5 easy steps and you’ll be back on your feet,” but I’m going to start by saying, it’s not that easy. Having a baby is a huge transitional point in a women’s life and most times, career. No matter how long you have taken off ...

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