You should remember that you have built up significant amount of skills as a parent both inside as well as outside the home.

If your bakes are raved about by people around you and you dream of opening your own business selling cupcakes, there’s no reason why it can’t become a reality

Time out of the workforce can have a profound effect on a woman and how she feels about her career. Often what you were doing before doesn’t fulfill you in the way it once did, or your old career just doesn’t fit into the new lifestyle you have. This means looking for new career pathways and possibly even considering working in your own small business.

A year ago Shared Parental Leave was introduced. Take a look at how it has affected parents across the UK..

Changing the employment culture of male dominated industries like transport cannot be achieved overnight. But make no mistake, a change is coming

Matt was a full time Tennis Coach and played on the professional circuit before making the transition into coaching. When he became a dad in 2007 he felt inspired to start Tennis Tots -  a programme that preschool aged children could enjoy and where they could develop their tennis skills.

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"You expect a great deal to change when you have a child. You expect to have less money, less free time, less boozy nights out. Maybe you expect to give up your job, at least in part or for a short while. You expect to get less sleep. You expect to have less time alone with your husband or wife.

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Your staff are your bedrock, the foundation upon which growth and success are built. But how do you ensure that you get the best talent possible and, more importantly, keep them? Let’s take a look.

At Mum Plus Business we are always looking at innovative ways that we can help you develop your business or a flexible career.

'I am a magazine editor of a local franchised title. I have three children (now aged 14, 12 and 9) and hubbie and try to run this business as successfully as I can. I started way back in 2007 so one would think I would have the hang of things and that all things would be going swimmingly nine years later..