Five ways to make your money go further on maternity leave
How long did you spent on maternity leave? And what made you choose when to return to work? The chances are that your decision was (at least in part) based on your financial situation.
How to use your Keeping in Touch days on maternity leave
For many women, planning maternity leave can be a daunting prospect. As well as ensuring that you’ve completed all the right paperwork and working out how much you can afford or want to take off, you need to get used to the prospect of being away from your job, workplace, colleagues and normal daily routine for a considerable period of time.
Six expert HR tips to get your CV noticed
A CV is viewed by employers as an extension of the person they may later wish to consider for their vacant position. An average employer will sift through around 20 CVs for any one vacancy. And in a recession, this number could be significantly more. So how do you make sure your CV gets the time and attention it deserves, and more importantly gets you that all important first interview? HR consultant Yvonne Akinmodun reveals her top six CV tips.