Introducing our first Careers Workshop right in the heart of the City of London, at a top location close to Monument and Cannon Street. This workshop is an introduction into Project Management and Business Analysis. The sessions will be run by successful Senior Vice President level practitioners from the Investment Banking and Finance sectors, some with over 15 years relevant experience in these fields. Are you thinking of starting a career in PMO, Project Management or Business Analysis? Would you like… View Post

Whether you work full-time, part-time from home or in an office, being a working mom or parent is hard especially if you’re new at it. But don’t worry, you’re not alone, you can take comfort in these common bonds. One of your son’s first words was “Da-Ta.” You constantly feel like an average mom, an average employee, an average wife, an average daughter, an average sister and an average friend. You want to give 100 percent to everything in your life, but it never… View Post

When I watched Anne Marie’s “Can women have it all ted talk” 3 years ago when she narrated how she made the decision “to go home” even though she didn’t recognise the woman making that choice. I could resonate with Anne-Marie as I just returned back to work from 11 months maternity leave with my older son even though we were in completely different professions and levels in our career. I remember how guilty i felt then about leaving my 1… View Post

My work team recently participated in our organization’s yearly Southwark community volunteering summer challenge at a primary school called Redriff Primary School in Surrey Quays. The volunteer day was organised by our Corporate Social Responsibility department in conjunction with Involve. Involve is an organization that helps their corporate partners to make the biggest possible impact for charities and community organisations in and around Southwark. They work with organisations making a real difference in the local community, assess the impact a corporate team could have,… View Post

Welcome to the third Working Mum Club (WMC) interview series. Every fortnight or so, I will be featuring a working mum in a bid to find out more about them and how they balance work and family life. If you are a working mum and would like to take part in this series, kindly send an email to info@peacockscanfly.com. This third Working Mum Club interview series, we meet the beautiful Sunny Lin. Sunny is a mum of two children- a girl and… View Post