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!
Choosing the best education for your child. It’s one of the biggest decisions you’ll make as a parent, but is traditional schooling the right choice for you and your child?
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.
Celebrating the summer holidays: Reasons to love them despite yourself Wow, wasn’t summer a blast? A blur of parks, pools and outdoor adventures. Long, lazy days hanging out in pyjamas and having fun with family and friends. Most schools start again this week and suddenly – rather surprisingly –
Be ready for September with our ‘Back to School’ checklist. September fast approaches and there’s a lot to do if your children are heading back to school. Luckily we’ve got the perfect (tongue-in-cheek) checklist to get you ready for the start of term. Back to School
Childcare De-mystified – Nannies vs Au Pairs Choosing childcare can be tricky. There are so many variables to consider. It’s a bit like choosing an ice cream with your children. You have to weigh up what will make them happy versus what you’d like them to have. Cost, of course,