Recent blog posts.
Returning to work after having a baby can be a scary time – especially if you’re looking for a new job. It’s so long since you’ve set foot in an office, let alone prepared for an interview!
To help you feel more confident and prepared for your post-baby job hunt, part-time recruitment experts Capability Jane share their advice on how to find and apply for your perfect role.
The Flexible Job Design Imperative
The way in which people work is changing rapidly and traditional full time ways of working are no longer valid. Advancing technologies, changing demographics and new societal values are creating a significant need for more flexible ways of working. For employers, the ability to offer flexible and part-time working is no longer a ‘nice to have’, but an essential talent strategy and source of competitive advantage.
28-40 is a critical age for career development – the danger zone where women are not promoted at the same rate as men – a problem not just for women but for companies too. This survey conducted by Opportunity Now is the largest ever undertaken and gives us invaluable insights into how to tackle this.
25,000 people (23,000 women and 2,000 men) told their stories, and the findings were tested in focus groups and interviews with chief executives.