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Slash working week to create family time

If your working week leaves you with little time for anything else you may be pleased to hear the recommendations of a new thinktank report. The New Economics Foundation (NEF) said that the economy could be given a leg-up by us a...

10 ways to get more organised at work

Do you start the beginning of the year determined to be more organised, but by mid-January find your diary rarely makes it out of...

At last! Work Your Proper Hours Day

Do you feel you're always going the extra mile at work without receiving any real reward, or even recognition? To acknowledge the huge amount of unpaid overtime workers across the country put in each year,the Trades Union C...

This time next year you’ll be…

As the Christmas decorations come down, you poke your Turkey-induced belly and feel a bit silly, it's time to turn your attention to New Year's resolutions. You know, those things we often abandon before our January pay...

How to make your career dreams come true in 2012

Never mind giving up smoking and hitting the gym, the New Year is the perfect time to focus on your career goals. From ensuring...

Work-life balance: squeeze more time into your day!

As parents, we can find ourselves constantly juggling home and work and trying to get the balance right. Whether you work in the home...

Part-time work – the best of both worlds?

While many working mothers dream of being stay-at-home mums, research has suggested the reality is not perhaps quite as idyllic as it seems. Mums trying to juggle work and parenting may envy those who can be at home with their k...

How many work hours are you putting in?

Many of us are working extended hours to provide for our families during these difficult economic times, so it might not come as a complete surprise to learn that the average UK full-time employee works more than an hour longer a week th...

What a difference flexible working makes!

Most working mums and dads know how difficult it can be to juggle work and family. Finding that correct work-life balance can at times feel like the Holy Grail; the ability to be able to not feel constrained by early starts or l...

Are your kids getting enough ‘you’ time?

Running round after our kids can make it seem like we spend every waking moment with them, but as we all know trying to free up space for quality time together can actually prove surprisingly difficult. Whether you've got wo...