The Cityparents Blog

1000 of you

Date 19th Jul 2013 Comments 0 Comments

Thrilled to announce that the Citymothers Network has now reached 1000 members! I started Citymothers in November 2012 following my own experience of becoming a mother whilst progressing a career in ... Read More

Time to fight the fear - and ask

Date 20th Jun 2013 Comments 0 Comments

Yesterday’s Executive Women in the Workplace 2013 study highlighted the enormous amount of work still to be done to have any hope of achieving real diversity at executive level, with much of th... Read More

Bored of the blame game

Date 6th Jun 2013 Comments 0 Comments

Its not often working mothers are lumped into the same category as leaves, ice, snow and all the other things that, from time to time, prove to be impediments to the operational efficiency of public,... Read More

Thoughts on flexible working

Date 13th May 2013 Comments 0 Comments

A huge thank you to everyone who attended our flexible working event on Thursday at SJ Berwin, and of course our sincere appreciation to SJ Berwin for hosting. Its obvious that this is a topic that i... Read More

500 and growing

Date 21st Apr 2013 Comments 0 Comments

This week saw a real milestone for Citymothers as we reached 500 members. Hard to believe the network only started in November - the support and progress since then has been overwhelming. As many of ... Read More

Update on first Canary Wharf event

Date 5th Apr 2013 Comments 0 Comments

Thank you so much to all of you who came to our first Canary Wharf event last Thursday. It was a fantastic turnout and I thought Ruby McGregor-Smith gave a wonderfully honest and insightful overview ... Read More

Dealing with illness & updates

Date 24th Mar 2013 Comments 0 Comments

Well, last week for me certainly exemplified many of the challenges that come with being a working mother. It started with the nanny calling in sick- for the whole week -  at 5.45am on Monday mo... Read More

At last the weekend

Date 8th Feb 2013 Comments 0 Comments

Well...from one event to the next, I and the Team are now focused on our next meeting on 28 March in Canary Wharf. Thanks so much in advance to State Street for hosting us, and for Ruby McGregor-Smit... Read More

Feedback on recent event

Date 30th Jan 2013 Comments 0 Comments

What a fantastic launch event – many thanks to SJ Berwin for being brilliant hosts last Thursday. With over 70 people in the room the atmosphere was awesome, and we were incredibly lucky to hav... Read More

Phenomenal response to latest event

Date 21st Jan 2013 Comments 0 Comments

The week of our launch event is finally here! Response has been phenomenal and we have had to increase capacity with our hosts three times - many thanks in advance to the wonderful SJ Berwin. So far ... Read More

Happy New Year!

Date 8th Jan 2013 Comments 0 Comments

After a fantastic 2 weeks off at home – clouded only slightly by husband and I coming down with a winter virus, although baby girl miraculously escaped – its back to work today. Much to d... Read More

Gaining traction

Date 21st Dec 2012 Comments 0 Comments

Amazed at what's been achieved in the last 6 weeks. At the start of November, Citymothers was the wisp of an idea - the product of my own personal experience in keeping my career on track in the ... Read More

Nearly Christmas

Date 14th Dec 2012 Comments 0 Comments

Help! I couldn't be more unprepared for Christmas. After one aborted shopping expedition last week - Chrismas shopping with a baby, buggy and uncooperative husband is a recipe for disaster - I re... Read More
Page: « 15 16 17 18 »

We use cookies to help give you the best experience on our website. You consent to our cookies if you continue to use our website. Please read our cookie policy to find out more.