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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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Mums feel pressure to cut back on maternity leave

Mums feel pressure to cut back on maternity leave

The vast majority of mums feel they have been pressured into coming back from maternity leave earlier than they would have liked or have had to start their leave later than they wanted to, according to a Workingmums.co.uk poll.…

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Maternity leave 'lessens risk of depression'

Maternity leave 'lessens risk of depression'

Mothers who benefit from paid maternity leave after the birth of their children are less likely to develop mental health problems later on in life, according to a new study. …

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