Posts in The Professional Mum

Office Show 2014

Office Show 2014 – 7th & 8th October

Jul 28, 2014
Category: Shows and Events / The Professional Mum

Office is the UK’s leading exhibition and conference for PAs, EAs, VAs and Office Managers now returning for its 5th year.   Office 2014 is an unrivalled way of sourcing 100’s of innovative products, technologies and services from over 175 leading suppliers all under one roof.   Tuesday 7th October, the first day of office

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The Professional Mum – Applying to University

Sep 12, 2013
Category: General / The Professional Mum

  If your child is about to enter Year 13, they may be considering making an application to university. The pro’s of a university education are well known: the achievement of intellectual satisfaction, the cut and thrust of academic debate and the chance to live independently, not to mention the potential enhanced earning power.  

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The Professional Mum – Childcare for the Summer Holidays

Jul 15, 2013
Category: General / The Professional Mum

For many professional mums at this time of year, thoughts turn to their childcare arrangements during the school summer holidays.   Options to consider are drafting in willing relatives to help, or offering mutual support to friends in a similar position.   Another source of inspiration could be Bristol City Council’s Family Information Service, offering

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The Professional Mum – Paternity Leave

May 22, 2013
Category: The Professional Mum

We’ve previously talked about maternity leave in this column, but how paternity leave works is also of interest to the Professional Mum, not least because the Additional Paternity Leave that your partner could be eligible for can be influenced by your own return to work.   Dads who take time off because their partner is

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