43% of employees in UK small businesses have changed their jobs because of work-related frustrations and stresses that were not addressed by management. One-third of respondents also admitted to calling in sick because of work-related stress, according to the new report ‘Causes and implications of workplace stress in SMEs’ from software firm, Process Bliss. The main sources of … Continue reading Nearly Half of SME Employees Quit Their Job Because Of Work-Related Stress
UK business women have the opportunity to apply for one of 8 Women in Innovation Awards, where they can win £50,000 funding each and a bespoke package of mentoring, coaching and business support. The competition led by Innovate UK, as part of UK Research and Innovation, is looking for women who are rising stars in … Continue reading Women In Innovation Awards
PressMum writer Kerry Cabbin is also the Managing Director and founder of her own company, she shares her advice about setting up your own business. 'I always had dreams of working for myself and running my own business but for many many years, that's all they were. I am a council estate kid and where … Continue reading 6 Things I Wish I Knew Before Starting My Own Business
The UK has one of the lowest rates of breastfeeding in the world, with just 34 per cent of babies receiving breast milk at six months of age, compared to 62 per cent in Sweden. For some mums, it is the work-life balance that puts an end to this or even prevents them from breastfeeding … Continue reading Breastfeeding And Ready To Return To Work
Juggling work and childcare is difficult at the best of times. But if you’ve just returned to work after a baby, it can be particularly tricky. Fitting back into your old role (let alone your work clothes) when you’re also coping with sleepless nights is stressful. And that’s when things are going smoothly. When your … Continue reading Tips For Working Mums – How To Request Flexible Working
Louise Deverell-Smith is the founder of The Daisy Chain, a flexible jobs matchmaker that puts talented parents in touch with family-friendly employers keen to find highly skilled individuals. She talks to PressMum about the transferable skills you develop being a mum. As a mother of three working in recruitment, I talk to a lot of mums. … Continue reading Skills You Have Now You Are A Mum
Kylie, Rihanna…and now you! Beauty Crush, the website that helps you launch your own beauty brand Beauty Crush is just what we have been waiting for! The company is everything for those with an entrepreneurial streak, who want to be a girl boss. PRESS MUM met with Beauty Crush Executive Assistant Grace Salmon and Entrepreneur … Continue reading Want To Launch Your Own Beauty Brand?