5 Work Perks Every Mum Should Ask For

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Let’s face it: being a mum is, in itself, enough of a challenge for one person to deal with without throwing in a career. But what if you want — or need — to do both? Working mums are more commonplace than ever before, and while necessity is one reason why, another is that workplaces are steadily getting better at accommodating parental responsibilities. If you’re a mum currently looking for work, or already in a position but not getting enough… Continue Reading “5 Work Perks Every Mum Should Ask For”

Urban Groove American Tourister Ruck Sack Review

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With Hubby’s job role often needing him to travel the country, he has to carry his paperwork and laptop around with him. Up until recently he has been using a tatty old backpack that was a hand-me-down from one of the kids, so I thought it was about time we got him a decent bag of his own. We started of by looking into laptop backpacks and found the Urban Groove American Tourister was just what we needed. The ruck… Continue Reading “Urban Groove American Tourister Ruck Sack Review”

When are you most productive?

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As a blogger I am always analysing stats to see when the best time to share blog and social media posts and although it isn’t an exact science, that facebook is a fickle creature, I have a fair idea when best to post. The problem is, it is not when I am most productive. My best time to write posts for me is the first thing in the morning, before breakfast and the mad panic before school sets in. Any time… Continue Reading “When are you most productive?”

Essentials for a new office

Firms can now furnish and adorn their working environments with a plethora of products, but not all of these items are essential. If you’re setting up a new office and want to focus on purchasing must-have products first, this brief guide should help. Good quality desks and seating No working area is complete without comfortable seating and sufficient desk space. Luckily, it’s now easy to find these items. Specialist suppliers like Furniture At Work™ offer an array of options and… Continue Reading “Essentials for a new office”

An accident at work

A few years ago when I worked for a well known supermarket I was injured after a colleague accidentally lowered a pallet of carrier bags on my feet. I didn’t think much about it at the time and hobbled away thinking how silly I was.  I am not even sure if we put it in the accident book, although as I was a first aider at the time I am sure we did. It wasn’t until sometime later that I… Continue Reading “An accident at work”