Working Mother's Confessional by Rachel Klaver, out January 2018, a You Can book for work mothers

Here's a chapter from my book The Working Mother's Confessional. While it's almost finished, we plan to release it in January - you'll be able to get it as a print book, or an ebook or an audio book, depending on what you like most. All the books! This chapter is ed Happy Mum, Happy Kids: The import...
01.11.17 06:55 AM - Comment(s)
I got into what I thought was a really interesting discussion on Linkedin yesterday. 

Well I thought it was interesting - the person who initiated it apparently didn't as she blocked me after I commented :D 

She had asked whether it was ever a good idea to go with a marketing agency (say lik...
12.09.17 07:31 AM - Comment(s)
As a small business owner, I’m always interested in the external views of business owners. Often the idea that we’re “milking it” and it’s all about “making the big bucks” can feel so very far from the truth. 

And there is a weird balance between truth and ego, perception versus reality. We don'...
25.08.17 10:24 AM - Comment(s)

These images do not accurately represent my life as a working mother….

I’ve got an amazing team of women who work for me in my marketing agency. The vast majority of them have children — we have championed the need to be a family friendly workplace (which I talked about here) and have won awa...

26.05.17 04:12 AM - Comment(s)
It’s a funny thing being round. It wakes up the helpful suggester in complete strangers, who want to solve the problem of your roundness, just in case you’ve not first realised you are in fact FAT, and then also that it needs to be remedied, and that you are in need of their solution. I know that fa...
22.05.17 05:53 AM - Comment(s)