Returning to work after babies

Last updated 11:00 25/08/2016

What challenges did you face when returning to the workforce after having children?

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You've had the baby and it's time to go back to work.

What challenges did you face when returning to the workforce after having children?

Did you struggle to balance your responsiblities? Was your employer supportive?

Did they allow you to work flexible hours, and if not, would that have helped?

Were you passed over  for a promotion despite being capable of doing the role? Have you experienced any discrimation or negativity post-baby in the workforce?

What about positive experiences - what support did your employer offer that made the difference?

How long did you take off to spend with your child or children? Was it long enough?

What factors affected whether or when you returned to work? 

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