Securing your dream job isn’t as straightforward as sending off your CV and waiting for the call. These days it’s a highly competitive market and even with a rap sheet that sings your praises, it’s actually the devil in the detail that’ll move your application to the top of the pile. So what’s the secret? Take note, we might just have the answers you need to fast track your trajectory towards dream job status!
Our handy guide to Gross versus Net, and why on the Happy Nest Jobs Board we list wages for jobs in gross figures. By “going gross”, payroll standards for nannies across the UK will continue to improve. And by understanding what gross income means, nannies will be more empowered when seeking and acquiring jobs.
Here’s how I explained the benefits of a nanny to my on-the-fence husband. And as busy professionals, the reasons why a nanny would be an advantage for our family over other forms of childcare.
We live in an age where not all of us have a village to lean on. So we seek the support of others. And these others, when done right, with love, care, attention, personalisation and professionalism – what an impact they have! So to go about bringing this balance into your household, consider first these 5 things. We’ve got you sorted!
Alternative schooling is becoming more popular in the UK, with parents choosing to send their children to an “alternative” school, like Montessori, Reggio or Steiner. In this article, we introduce those three most well-known options.
4 principles to implement in your home this Christmas for a leaner more eco-friendly, sustainable, economical, and intentional gift giving experience. Ready? Here it is. Read it. Save it. Share it. Implement it… ’tis the season to spark joy!
As well as being full of fresh ideas and excited to hit the ground running, we bet you’re thinking about how to protect yourself in your new role. Wise move.
Will you hit the beach this summer? If you do, be sure to grab a copy of ‘Mrs Armitage and the Big Wave’ for an extended day of seaside adventure. It’s the perfect book for summer at the beach!
I love reading so much that it’s not hard to cast my mind back to my favourite kids books from when I was young! Here I’ve put together my top list of kids books for the different ages; although all are worthy of a book feature in their own right.
Shout Out Boo 2 is a fun story for the kids that’s best enjoyed read out loud with animated voices! And if the play-like ‘read aloud’ doesn’t get you, then the pictures and colours – illustrated by Rachel Prime – surely will.