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Dealing with Difficult conversations

Dealing with difficult conversations is something we avoid, here are some tips on how to deal with them.

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What makes your team tick?

Gaining a better understanding of the constituent parts of a team and its collective personality is a great first step to get it performing at …

Working from home, the good, the bad and the ugly

70+ DAYS INTO LOCKDOWN AND THE BOUNDARIES ARE THE BOUNDARIES BETWEEN HOME AND WORK ARE MORE BLURRED THAN EVER, WHAT DOES THAT MEAN FOR WORKPLACE …

10 Benefits of maternity coaching for organisations

The maternity transition is a life event that can have a lasting effect on women’s careers.  Organisations that recognise and provide support at this time, …

We still need maternity coaching – and here’s why

After 10+ years of providing maternity coaching to women going through the maternity transition, we explain why this kind of support is needed now more than ever…

Lockdown and single parenthood

My son will be 19 in September, like all parents I’m wondering where the time went. Being in lockdown and hearing the challenges that parents are dealing with as work and home life collides has made me reflect and how I would have coped as a single parent working full time when he was young.

Don’t mention the “C” word

Fix don’t bitch, why we should all #bemorebird

Gossip can pass the time on a boring day but it’s addictive and negative behaviour than fuels gender inequality. We won’t ‘like’ everyone we work with but we should judge them by the same standards, women need to support each other not bitch!

Becoming an Entrepreneur

Starting your own business is a bit like being a parent, challenging at times, rewarding at others and not predictable. Only 1 in 3 entrepreneurs in the UK are women, this is my story 3 years on.

Being a stay at home dad

On International Men’s Day, here’s the experience of a stay at home dad on the challenges and rewards of childcare

Women and Work: Things are getting better

So I woke up this morning to a lovely, sunny International Women’s Day and felt full of optimism.  It feels like over the past 12 …

Menopause: Taboo or not taboo – that is the question.

Yesterday we blogged about improving maternity transitions, getting it right benefits both Women and organisations. Obviously, not all women choose or are able to have …

Getting the Balance Right? Why Fixing the Maternity Transition is Good for Business.

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