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Returning to work

Returning to work after a long break can be tough. Whether it be returning from maternity leave or a sabbatical ramping on can be difficult. Returning to work

Here you will find articles about returning from maternity leave, advice on working from home, whether or not to work part-time and training you can undergo to make the process of re-entering the workplace as smooth as possible.

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27
Nov

Why I want to champion a phased return to work after maternity leave

I previously wrote about my return to work after maternity leave, specifically focusing on how beneficial my Keeping in Touch (KIT) days were. Whilst I believe KIT days are essential to parents returning after maternity, paternity or shared adoption leave, I also think that there are some other ways the process can be streamlined too....
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15
Nov

Defining a new deal for parents at work

If organisations want to attract and hold on to talent, expecting working parents to choose between success in the home and the office is no longer an option. And it is essential for employers to improve support for working fathers in order to achieve equality for working mothers. That’s according to new research (Expecting More...
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15
Nov

Smoothing your return to work

By Kelly Feehan, Services Director at CABA Whether you’ve been on maternity leave, have taken a sabbatical to travel or have been off work for a lengthy period due to illness, one common factor in all these circumstances is that returning to the office after a career break can be extremely daunting. What if you’re...
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31
Oct

Job of the week: Principal, Admin & Planning (Pershing) | BNY Mellon

Overview of the Role: Reports to – Pershing EMEA CEO, supporting both Pershing EMEA CEO and Executive Based – London (to co-locate with CEO given close working nature of the role) Geographic reach – All Pershing EMEA territories plus liaison with wider BK EMEA and Pershing LLC Key Roles and Responsibilities Constantly seek to drive...
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16
Oct

Returning to work after maternity leave is tough – don’t make it tougher

Article provided by Holly Pither, PR Associate Director, Bottle I’m in my second week of being back at work as an associate director at Bottle, a PR agency, after almost a year on maternity leave and I have to say that, so far, it has been pretty good. I have enjoyed the challenges thrown at...
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17
Sep

New country, new job – a millennial’s take on returning to the world of work

When you think of a person re-entering the job market after a year or two’s break, you often assume that they’ve taken some time out to start a family or perhaps to care for a loved one. And, while that may still ring true, it’s not always the case. Hordes of millennials are choosing to...
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31
Aug

Returning to work | The conversations you need to have – with yourself & your employer

When I would tell people I was heading back to work after having a baby, it was hard not to notice a stock response: a head tip to one side, a furrowed brow and an expression of sympathy. Ever the contrarian, I took great pleasure in proclaiming, “actually, I can’t wait to get back” and...
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03
Aug

Balancing breastfeeding, work and childcare

Five top guilt-free tips to help you juggle returning to work and breastfeeding. If you are worried about breastfeeding and working be reassured that many mums still continue to breastfeed long after they have returned to their job, it just takes a little planning and communication. Parenting expert for childcare.co.uk Jo Wiltshire shares her tips...
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