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Eternal sunshine of the spotless desk

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Did you now a cluttered working environment can stress you out more than the actual workload? Life as a working mum can be overwhelming enough without creating even more stress so, thanks to Officeworks, we’re sharing insider tips on how to take control of your workspace and open up a whole new world of…

Why I like being a WAHM

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I don’t want to go back to full time work. There. I’ve said it. Now feminists can roll in their graves, or come back as zombies to eat my brain. But then again, isn’t being a work-at-home-mum (WAHM) a feminist thing to do anyway? I never thought I’d be the…

Surviving in a freelance world

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For the last seven years, I’ve managed to maintain a freelance role from home. It’s an awesome, albeit unsecure, job. I don’t have plans to go back to full time work anytime soon. Being able to maintain this lifestyle is important for me. But I also wanted to share some…

41 and looking for work

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Hi. My name is Maria and I’m a 41-year-old woman. Mother of four and, largely speaking, a stay-at-home mother for the past 14 years. I’ve peppered those 14 years with bouts of contract work but I haven’t worked in full time job since March 2001. With my youngest having started…