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Job split

Job split

Peter Allen and Julia Boettcher are mathematicians at LSE. They applied for a job share, but instead LSE split a single role into two part-time roles so that they can both work in the same place and have time for their family.…

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Start-up champion

Start-up champion

Workingmums.co.uk speaks to Yasmina Siadatan, former Apprentice winner and now creative director of Start-Up Loans.…

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Workingmums.co.uk's guide to the Easter holidays

Workingmums.co.uk's guide to the Easter holidays

Workingmums.co.uk has some advice on how to cover the next two weeks of school holidays.…

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Surrogacy and maternity leave

Surrogacy and maternity leave

A recent European Court of Justice ruling has made it clear that European Union law does not establish an automatic right for mothers who bring up newborn babies through surrogacy agreements to take maternity leave, even if there is a biological link.…

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Women in rail

Women in rail

The challenge of getting flexible working to work for train drivers who work on shifts agreed months in advance was highlighted at a Women in Rail event last week.…

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