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SMEs 'overestimate burden of maternity leave'

SMEs 'overestimate burden of maternity leave'

Small business owners overestimate the burden of providing maternity protection to their staff, according to a new review for the International Labour Organisation.…

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Nearly three quarters of parents know a mum who has faced workplace discrimination

Nearly three quarters of parents know a mum who has faced workplace discrimination

Some 73% of parents know a colleague who has faced discrimination for being a working mum and 21% have faced discrimination themselves, according to a Workingmums.co.uk poll.…

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New diversity plans for the Civil Service

New diversity plans for the Civil Service

The Civil Service has just published two major reports on diversity and women as part of a move towards becoming one of the “most female-friendly employers in the country”.…

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Workingmums' guide to returning to work

Workingmums' guide to returning to work

While many parents are contemplating the great return to normality after the school holidays, several are preparing their own return to work after maternity leave or a career break. Workingmums.co.uk has some tips on how to survive those first days back.…

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Public relations body to launch support package for returning mums

Public relations body to launch support package for returning mums

The Chartered Institute of Public Relations (CIPR) – the UK’s professional body for public relations practitioners – is launching Managing Your Maternity Leave package aimed at supporting women in the industry who plan to return to work after maternity leave. …

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