How to Safeguard Wellbeing at Work

How to Safeguard Wellbeing at Work

A 3-minute read with 9 strategies to safeguard your mental wellbeing As workplaces start to open up after the pandemic lockdown, the stress and anxiety so many have suffered will become more apparent, too. A survey carried out by Mental Health UK in March 2021 found...
Let’s choose to challenge old school working life

Let’s choose to challenge old school working life

A 4 minute read on why the return to office work cannot mean a return to old working life Talent Retention and Flexible working It’s looking increasingly certain that July 19th will be the date the government lifts covid restrictions and we’re cleared to return to the...
From flexi-hours to breast pumps: 10 strategies to help career breakers nail a successful return

From flexi-hours to breast pumps: 10 strategies to help career breakers nail a successful return

A four-minute read. Aimed at law firm HR leaders overseeing women during maternity leave but equally applicable to other professions and anyone planning a career break return. I was thrilled to see a barrister’s recent account of her “really positive” experience of...
Solving the Retention Crisis for Women in Law:  The Profession’s rude awakening after a half century sleep walk

Solving the Retention Crisis for Women in Law: The Profession’s rude awakening after a half century sleep walk

International Women’s Day, March 8th 2019 There is much to celebrate today, International Women’s Day 2019, reflecting on the last 100 years of women in law. I was at the Temple Women’s Forum last week, doing precisely that, with the likes of Baroness Helena Kennedy...