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Category Archives: Working mothers

  • We need to talk about Formula

    • May 9, 2017
    • Neer Korn

    The majority of mums would like to breast feed their newborns. After all everyone, including doctors and nurses, tells them that breast is best. But what happens to those mums who simply can’t breastfeed, for whom due to any number of medical reasons simply cannot or find it too painful to breast feed? Nobody seems to want to talk to them about formula.

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    09

  • Modern Motherhood: Attitudes of Australian mums of younger kids

    • December 19, 2016
    • Neer Korn

    Our latest study, Mums of Young Ones: Understanding Modern Motherhood looks at the attitudes, behaviour, stresses and joys of Australian mothers with young children. While much has changed when it comes to priorities and lifestyle, many things have not.

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    19

  • Working Without Chains

    • May 11, 2012
    • Neer Korn

    There is a common dream that continues to be shared by so many Australians in relation to their working lives. Across the country, so many Australians desire to work for themselves, to be self-employed. It is about not being beholden to an employer or company and being masters of their time and solely rewarded for […]

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  • Part time work for mums is far from ideal

    • February 14, 2011
    • Neer Korn

    Professional women returning to work part time after having a child all too readily sing praises for their employer’s flexibility. So grateful are they that their needs at this stage of life have been accommodated at all. And the ability to return to their level of work on a part time basis seems ideal, allowing […]

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    14