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Many employer attitudes to pregnant women 'stuck in the 70s'

Many employer attitudes to pregnant women 'stuck in the 70s'

The attitudes of many employers towards pregnant women are still stuck in the 1970s – with the sacking, bullying and sidelining of expectant mothers commonplace, says a new report from the TUC.…

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Should employers lean in more and earlier?

Should employers lean in more and earlier?

Helen Bryce questions how employers can lean in at an earlier stage to ensure women having children get the message they are valued in the workplace.…

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Mums quitting jobs due to 'male culture'

Mums quitting jobs due to 'male culture'

Middle-class working mothers are leaving work because they are unwilling to behave like men, according to a research paper co-written by a University of Leicester management expert and a senior television producer.…

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Recovering yourself

Recovering yourself

Pregnancy and childbirth changes everything, including your body, and the sense of loss of control can be difficult to deal with. Workingmums.co.uk spoke to fitness expert Tracey Mallett about how to take back control.…

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Fighting the martyr mum complex

Fighting the martyr mum complex

Mums need to get militant and oppose attempts to put unrealistic expectations on them, says author Daisy Waugh.…

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