Part time working, flexible hours and job sharing

Preparing to find a job

Preparing to find a job

Preparing to find a job? Feeling like it’s time to return to the work place after years of childcare? Or maybe it’s just time for a change of job or direction. Either way, it may be that you haven’t had to get out there and sell yourself for a long time and you may find

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benefits for working parents

Mums in Business: Could you be next?

Mums in business are a growing section of society as mums often find themselves stuck between a rock and a hard place when it comes to working and children. Those that give up work to be a full time mum often feel they’ve lost their identity and still want to feel they are contributing financially

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Greggs Company Overview

Greggs Company Overview

If I’ve said it once, I’ve said it a hundred times, often while scoffing my face in a shopping precinct – the best sandwich on the high street is not a fancy pre-packaged affair from Marks & Spencer’s, it’s from Greggs the Bakers. There’s something about the freshness of the bread, the surprising and creative

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Costa Coffee company overview

Costa Coffee Company Overview

Costa Coffee – the brand we all know and love. If brothers Sergio and Bruno Costa had known what was going to happen as they poured their first cup of coffee in London, 1971, they wouldn’t have slept for days, lying awake on a buzz to rival ten espressos. Their first coffee was sold to

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dressing for an interview

Dressing for an interview

Dressing for an interview is harder than ever for a working mum: The power suits of the 80s are gone, but do you go the other way and look like a total pushover? Are you still even meant to look like a woman, or is it jumpers and trousers all round? Fashions and fads come

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Getting your foot in the door with the perfect CV

Getting your foot in the door with the perfect CV

A perfect CV can give you that head start you deserve. If there’s one thing that really hurts when you’ve been eliminated from the recruitment process it’s knowing that deep down you’re right for the job, but that you’ve been out-presented by someone who’s all cover and no book. To give yourself a fair chance, particularly

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