Kirsteen was delighted to talk last week to Rochester Business Guild members about the benefits of flexible working. We showcased many of the successes we have had in placing talented professionals in local business and were able to provide business with many different ways of thinking creatively about employing a flexible worker. BAE Systems led the Brachers sponsored event with a keynote speech by Sally-Ann McLean, BAE Systems Commercial Director. The event at Chatham Historic Dockyard concluded with some interesting debate on making flexible working work in local business.

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Returners are a "talent goldmine"

Flexible working a key issue for returners

Ten2Two Hampshire have recently highlighted the fact that only 3% of new hires in Hampshire are advertised as flexible, in contrast to the 9% national average. Our Think Flex Works campaign aims to inform, discuss, educate and advocate for flexible and part time job creation in Hampshire. One in six women return to work in a […]

Finding Part time work – why is it so difficult

Kent and Bromley

  Finding Part – Time work is hard FACT. We saw a change in legislation which improved the request to work flexibly but as our recent flexible working survey shows us not everyone has embraced it yet. The reason Kirsteen (partner in crime) and I formed Ten2Two in Kent, was because we didn’t know where […]

“Having children is career suicide”. Discuss.

Blogs

It’s a sad state of affairs that in the twenty-first century, we’re seeing quotes like this. But we’re not surprised. Flexible roles still seem to be the golden goose for many professional working parents. Our Flexible Working Survey 2017 found that attitudes to flexible working have improved in the last ten years since our part-time […]