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Women at Work: Customer Services & Business Owner

This week we meet Becky, another busy mum (are there any of us who aren’t busy?) who works part-time in customer services as her ‘day job’, as well as running her own meal-planning company in her spare time! 663 more words

Learning and layout

So I’m a week or two in now, and I’m still learning. I’ve been playing about with layouts and the like, there really is so much to learn here that it’s quite the education. 305 more words

Inside Canada's flexible work economy. Who's the real winner here?

It’s no secret that young people joining the workforce today are entering a vastly different world than their parents did.

A new report from the human resources consulting firm Randstad indicates that non-traditional workers, which include independent contractors, on-demand workers, remote workers as well as other arrangements, already make up between 20 and 30 per cent of the workplace. 851 more words


US - In 2015, an estimated 300,000 full-time employees in computer science jobs worked from home

Slack, Skype, Google Hangouts, Basecamp, BlueJeans. Over the past decade, designers and engineers have invented dozens of new tools to keep us connected to the office without actually going there. 133 more words

In The News

From muddling mum to workaholic: my freelance journey so far

I wrote this blog post last week, but have been really busy and so it is a week late – you will see why when you read it: 1,113 more words

5 Secrets of the Successful Gen Y Business Owner

By Jennifer Nuttall, Marketing Program Manager, Ceridian

Maybe it began with selling a few products over their Facebook page or monetizing a YouTube video gone viral? 815 more words

Human Capital Management

Stay at home parent and Identity crisis

Ever since I quit my job four years back, I’d been asked a zillion times ‘Are you working’? And the questions doesn’t cease there as the answer was always a “No”… 8 more words