Category: #JustMums

Flexible workplaces: a win-win for both employees and employers

We believe there is still a gap in the “flexible workplace” conversation. It’s a gap around the benefits – not for employees and women, but for employers. This month, International Women’s Day was marked...

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Category: Media

The worst (very common) mistakes you’re making on your resume

The Cusp asked a handful of recruiters (including JustMums) what they considered to be the most cringe-worthy and careless mistakes they have seen on resumes. You can read the full...

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Category: #JustMums

JustMums Recruitment just needed some SMART Time Management

In 2017 JustMums Recruitment won an amazing program of small business support from Kochie’s Business Builders experts including $20,000 worth of targeted time management and business coaching from Time Stylers....

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Category: #JustMums

I WANT A JOB! – putting method into your job search

Have you recently made the decision to return to the workforce or that you really need a change from your current position? Well congratulations, this can be a hard step....

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Category: #JustMums

“Working Mums” Book Launch

A few years ago I was contacted by Danielle Ross Walls - a talented mum with a really bold idea to create a career expo for working mums and mums...

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Category: Blog

Starting the New Year with renewed energy and a zest for life is the best feeling ever

“And now let us welcome the New Year. Full of things that have never been” ~ Rainer Marias Rilke Starting the New Year with renewed energy and a zest for...

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Category: #JustMums

The one quality you should be looking for in your next candidate

"There’s nothing better than a passionate employee, particularly because their commitment to the role often translates into engagement and value for your business. So, should you consider a candidate’s passion...

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Category: Blog

Working Parent: Why They Make Great Leaders & How They Do It

It’s time to myth bust. There’s a rumour going around (and has been for an eternity) that once an employee becomes a parent they lose interest and motivation to advance...

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Category: Blog

Our Top Tips for Mums with Preps

It's a big week as four members of the JustMums team prepare to send their children off to school this week for the very first time - all with mixed...

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The reasons why Mums need their own recruitment agency

We're heading into our sixth year of business and we are still asked by some why we chose to launch a recruitment agency for mums. Our answer is a precise...

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Tips to Ensure a Smooth Return to Work in 2018

With many of you planning to return to work in 2018 now is the perfect time to provide some advice and support around this journey that can be both exciting...

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Category: Blog

The 5 things you need to do differently in 2018

The presents have been opened, the food has been eaten, the grog has been drunk, the house has been cleaned… now what? The post Christmas week is the perfect time...

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Category: #JustMums

Is a Career Change on Your Christmas List?

Are you contemplating returning to work or changing careers in 2018? Work means different things to different people, but one thing I have learnt, is that the first step is...

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Category: #JustMums

Help us to help you – JustMums Survey

Over the past 5 years, JustMums Recruitment have helped hundreds of mums secure flexible opportunities with family friendly employers. As we plan for 2018, we are keen to learn more about...

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Category: #JustMums

3 tips to plan for flexibility

As the National Recruitment Manager at JustMums I connect working mothers with employers who offer flexibility. As a former lawyer and HR Manager within a law firm I have worked...

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Category: Support Services

Outsource to spend time on the important things

Do you want to be a Domestic Goddess? Well it would appear that most of us are certainly trying to be – or at least are in training for it! A recent...

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Category: #JustMums

Performance Management – Twists and Turns

What’s the most common question an Employment Lawyer is asked by a client? Answer – Can I terminate this employee? JustMums Recruitment and Hall & Wilcox Lawyers hosted a boardroom...

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The Value of Career Coaching

When you’re not feeling well, you see a doctor? When you decide you want to get fit, you seek a personal trainer? When you’re feeling unsure and unfocused in your...

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Creating a Family Friendly Workplace

You will be pleased to know that JustMums Recruitment isn’t the only organisation trying to improve the working lives of parents! Parents@Work was established to partner with businesses to help...

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Category: Blog

Top 3 Tips for Returning to Work

With many mums anticipating or preparing for a return to work in 2018 here are my top 3 tips: Know what you want in a job – the negotiables and...

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Category: #JustMums

Motherhood Guilt – the Mother of all Guilts

It is only human to feel guilt and I understand that. I feel guilty when my dog looks at me with big brown and very sad looking eyes telling me,...

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JustMums appoint a Careers Coach

We're thrilled to share with you today that the lovely Leanne MacKenzie now joins the JustMums team as our very own internal Careers Coach. Leanne is not new to the team...

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Category: #JustMums

Prep orientation can be hard – and that’s just for the parents!

For many working parents, managing kinder and school timetables can often be challenging. Whilst we all try our best not to miss important milestones or events in our children’s lives,...

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JustMums feature on Kochie’s Business Builders!

We were thrilled to feature on Kochie's Business Builders today with Taurus Marketing. Thanks to David Koch and his team of experts who have supported JustMums whole heartedly since winning...

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Fresh Meals 2 U giveaway winners

Thank you to everyone who tagged a mum in our Fresh Meals 2 U giveaway recently on Facebook. We received over 250 entries in just 3 days - what a wonderful...

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We practice what we preach!

At JustMums Recruitment, we are serious about flexibility and we practice what we preach with our team, our clients and in particular our candidates. If you work part-time (or perhaps...

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Category: Discrimination

What is a “sham” redundancy?

Redundancy amongst working mums is unfortunately a common occurrence in today's workforce. How can you tell if your redundancy was a sham? A sham redundancy is where your employer dismisses your...

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Category: #JustMums

What I’ve Learnt From Candidates So Far

If you’re following my two-part journey you would know that I have been at JustMums Recruitment for 3 months. And to that end it has been a privilege to meet...

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Category: Job Search

Creating Confidence Throughout the Job Search

Searching for a job, particularly when making a change or returning to the workforce after time out, seems easy at first – we jump online, reconnect with our network and...

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Category: #JustMums

JustMums team up with Taurus Marketing

As part of our recent Kochie's Business Builders competition win, we had the privilege of meeting the wonderful Sydney based PR & Marketing experts from Taurus Marketing. Sharon Williams, Taurus Marketing's Director...

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