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Corporate Social Responsibility Strength Within

Corporate Social Responsibility 2018

What are your Corporate Social Responsibility Goals for 2018? At Strength Within, we are focusing on three areas this year… Start-ups and small businesses Career returners Parenting charities & communities   Start-ups and small businesses I’ve been on the receiving end of a lot of support, advice and kindness since […]

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GPG Panel

Gender Pay Gap Symposium

I was privileged to attend the Gender Pay Gap Symposium in Dublin earlier this month, here’s my summary of the event: http://herizon.ie/2018/01/16/gender-pay-gap-symposium-10-january-2018/ If you would like to learn more about inclusive workplace practices, maternity coaching and career returners, please get in touch [email protected], www.strengthwithin.ie. You can read out Gender Pay Gap consultation submission […]

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Successfully Managing Maternity

Successfully Managing Maternity Leave

Originally posted on linkedin – see article here 10 Tips for Line Managers, HR and Business Leaders In an ideal world, all expectant parents would be offered coaching and holistic supports to help them to successfully navigate the massive professional and personal transition of becoming a parent and taking a […]

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Disrupt HR

Reciprocity at Work – Disrupt HR Dublin

I was delighted to speak at Ireland’s first very DisruptHR event earlier this month. My talk was about how organisations can protect female leadership pipelines by building reciprocal relationships with their employees. Essentially, if we want our employees to thrive when they’re at work we need to support them to […]

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Strength Within Submission

Measures to tackle the Gender Pay Gap

Gender Pay Gap In August this year the Department of Justice and Equality commenced a public consultation, seeking views on measures to tackle the gender pay gap. Strength Within was delighted to be able to participate in this consultation, you can see our response here: Consultation Response – Strength Within – […]

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BTWAB coffee morning

Free Coffee Mornings: Back to Work After Baby

  Before becoming a parent, I hadn’t ever really given much thought to mum & baby community support groups, or possibly no thought at all. I knew that parenting was tough-going (everyone said so) and I kind of thought that maternity leave would be a bit monotonous and tedious, but […]

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Life as a Housewife

Life as a Housewife…gender equality & the mental load

It’s been an interesting internet news week for a feminist parent like myself, with a couple of articles in particular catching my attention… http://www.irishtimes.com/life-and-style/health-family/the-best-places-to-give-birth-ireland-isn-t-in-the-top-20-1.3089123 “Using the latest data on women’s and children’s health, educational attainment, economic wellbeing and female political participation, the index shows which countries are the best for women […]

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