LEAVING THE 9-5: NATASHA DENNIS FROM LITTLE CREATIVE DAYS

Are you finding it impossible to juggle kids and career? Dream of leaving the 9-5 and working more flexibly? This series looks at inspirational women who are working the way they want. 1. What do you do? I’m a creative storyteller, author and co- director of Little Creative Days with my sister Tonya Meers. We…

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Working parents – how equal is your relationship?

Parenting is hard work. There’s no doubt about it. Looking after children all day is tough. Working full time is tough. But it’s not just the tantrums and the bedtimes. It’s all the rest of the stuff that goes with it – organising stuff for school, house admin, keeping some kind of social life, emptying…

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Flexible working – getting started

So this blog started out as a place for like-minded mums to meet, where we could chat about kids, life, style, books, music and generally trying to be a mum and have a life. Then it became more about flexible working because that was my (and many of my friends’ biggest issue). Then once I’d decided…

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How to turn your blog into a brand

So, you’ve got a blog. You enjoy it and people are starting to notice. You’re finding it’s taking up more and more of your time and want to think about, that dirty word, monetisation. We all know there are lots of different routes you can take, from advertising on your site, affiliate marketing through sites…

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