Work

Shaping a flexible work agreement

by ParentalChoice
in Parenting, Flexible working, Family
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We’re all about flexible working here at Parental Choice and as a smallish team who all have young children we understand how flexible we need to be to cover the needs of the business and all the families involved. However, starting up a flexible working agreement is not always so smooth so we asked Fiona ...

The flexible ironer….

by ParentalChoice
in Flexible working
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We all know that when you’re trying to work and raise a family flexible working can be awesome. I have a flexible working agreement and it works brilliantly, allowing me to be there to do the school runs and take care of all the other things my children need on a daily basis. Unfortunately there ...

The myths about flexible working

by ParentalChoice
in Flexible working
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Today we’re looking at debunking the myths about flexible working. We’ve been joined by Fiona Severs from Lexington Grey. Almost every professional services firm struggles with the question of how to retain its talent, recognising that decreasing attrition rates will increase employees’ morale and productivity.  More...

Flexible Working Week

by ParentalChoice
in Flexible working, Childcare
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It’s flexible working week here at Parental Choice. What is flexible working, you may ask. In simple terms it’s the ability to change your normal working hours, location or other conditions to allow you to fit your work commitments in with your family responsibilities. For me, this means that I mostly work from home or ...