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If you’re a working mum, or about to go back to work after starting a family, you can now officially give yourself a pat on the back (and breathe a sigh of relief). A new business study by Harvard University recently revealed that daughters of working mothers enjoy better careers, higher pay and more equal […]

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With even more drastic austerity cuts on the horizon we’ll see more public sector professional making the transition into the private sector. The biggest hurdle they’ll encounter is probably perception. It’s got to be accepted that many private sector managers and business owners perceive feel public sector people as second rate. Cozy life. No targets. […]

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At a recent Ten2Two launch event, Alita Benson, Director of People at Easyjet, talked to the audience about her experiences as a professional, a mother and an HR Director: “Good evening everyone. I’m really happy to be here tonight supporting this pioneering initiative. I use that word purposefully – pioneering – because, while I’m sure that most […]

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As Cosmopolitan Magazine put it last month “Basically, working from home can be GREAT – for businesses, for employees, for everybody.” We tweeted some interesting research that highlighted increased productivity as people worked longer hours when they avoided the commute along with less sickness days. Here are some simple tips you can use to making […]

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The other day I had coffee with Amy Kilpin, the Tring-based (and sometimes Lanzarote-based) Triathlete who recently re-launched her career as a freelance marketing consultant, giving her more time and flexibility to concentrate on her progress towards becoming a world-class triathlete. Two years ago Amy was working full-time as a Digital Marketing Manager for a […]

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