Work, Life & Childcare!

I would love to ‘have it all’; a great career, lovely home life, and quality time with my son – but the reality is, if you want to have a full-time career, someone else is spending time with your children while you go to work each day! I returned to work when my son was […]
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Work & Life: how to get the right balance – event last night

Wow! What a night. Last night I hosted Work & Life: how to get the right balance, and my expectations were exceeded! I knew I had some great speakers, who had wonderful stories and advice to share, and I knew our audience would be great too – but I have so many ‘take-aways’, more than […]
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Mummy Guilt

I love my job, but sometimes it does take me away from home, which means less time with my son. In the last 7 days, I have only been home 3 nights to say good night to my son, and I was away for the entire weekend, so no good mornings either. On Monday and […]
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My Story – the ‘Why’ of Balance HR

Balance HR assist employers, employees and job seekers find work/life balance! Why? 7 years ago, I consistently worked 12 hours a day.  I was a high-performing consultant in one of the largest recruitment companies in the world.  I loved my job, so it didn’t feel like ‘work’ – but it did take up most of […]
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Job Seeking in 2018

11 Tips for Job Seekers in 2018 The world of work is changing; therefore job-seeking has changed too. You cannot expect to apply for a role today, the same way you would have applied for work a few years ago . . . The old way: Apply online, with a CV and cover letter; then […]
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Inspiration for 2018 . . .

I read this on my Facebook feed, and felt it too good not to share . . . Inspiration for 2018 If you want 2018 to be your year . . . Don’t sit on the couch and wait for it to happen. Get out there, make it happen. Smile more. Be excited. Do new […]
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What is Work / Life Balance?

What is Work / Life Balance? CP Balance HR are advocates for work/life balance and teaching employees, employers and job seekers how to get more balance in your lives; so what does that actually mean? Is work/life balance: Working from home Working shorter hours Flexible start and finish times No structure on hours, just results […]
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Candidates Available NOW!

CP Balance HR are currently working with some AMAZING candidates, who are looking for work to start in January 2018. We are currently offering an opening special of 30% off for 30 days, so if any of these candidates are of interest to you, get in touch ASAP. Production Administrator Available on 2 weeks notice […]
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How we can help you get work/life balance

Do you love the idea of work/life balance, but not sure how to offer it to your employees? Perhaps, you want to offer more flexible work options, but don’t know how to get started? Are you an employee, who wants more flexibility due to sporting commitments, hobbies, or parenting duties?  Not sure how to suggest […]
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Perks at Work: Big Deal or a Little Luxury?

When searching for a new role, prospective candidates are more often than not, sold by the incentives an employer offers. In recent years, employee perks have developed into integral factors of any office job, becoming less of a perk, and more of a necessity. With 19% of employees claiming to not receive any perks from […]
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