The Working Mums Club
Get the career advice and insider tips on how to really get a work/life balance with our inspirational panel. Starting now, we’re supporting working mums with a dedicated Working Mums Club for Mother&Baby readers.
Feel unsupported at work? We hear you. Struggling to balance career and family? We’ve got the information you need. As part of this, we’ve recruited some of the most inspirational working mums we’ve ever met to create a unique panel, who will offer advice, share their own experiences and support you with the joint pressures of bringing up a family and moving up the career ladder.
Over the coming year, we’ll bring you expert features, Facebook chats, web-based seminars, events and more, covering all the issues that matter to you. Look out for details here and in Mother&Baby – and check out our Mama-festo for our pledges to you. Now, we hand it over to the experts you need to meet.
Sali is an award-winning writer, broadcaster, author, Guardian columnist and founder of salihughesbeauty.com. She contributes regularly to the media, including Grazia, The Observer, BBC Radio 4, Radio 2 and 5Live, and frequently appears on ITV's This Morning and Daybreak talking about current affairs, women's issues, style and celebrity. She has two sons and lives in Brighton
Olivia Robinson, Creative, Brand & Marketing Director at Mamas & Papas
Olivia is the youngest daughter of David and Luisa, the founders of Mamas & Papas. Living and breathing the brand while juggling a busy family life, Olivia has 2 young children but still manages to deliver on brand, creative collateral while managing a team of over 30 people.
Olivia worked her way up through the Mamas & Papas business, beginning in store to gain a clear understanding of customer needs, she then worked in product design and development enabling her to get to know the products inside and out. Olivia’s natural, creative flair makes her perfect for the role of Creative, Brand & Marketing Director and along the way Olivia has developed a keen eye for design details, this runs through everything that the creative and marketing teams deliver at head office and makes the brand what it is today.