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Review Your Employer’s Maternity Leave Policy Online – and Find the Companies Who Offer Better Benefits

A collective gasp reverberated across the world when Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer announced she’d be taking a meagre 2 weeks off post-birth to take care of her twin babies. Mainly, the social media shockwave was so seismic because Mayer’s decision called into question her parental priorities (admittedly, nobody’s business), but it also ignited fresh vitriol […]


Family Holidays Spoilt by Work-obsessed Parents!

A new poll by family-friendly holiday experts Tots to Travel ( has revealed that almost 60 per cent of parents work whilst on their family holiday. Of these, 81 per cent either tolerated or were annoyed at their partner working on holiday, leaving a meagre 19 per cent in support of their partner working.  […]