Rebecca Lewis
Jan 31, 2019

Working mums: Let’s talk about flex

Why should job-seeking women feel that they need to pretend they have no interest in having children? The strategic director at Mutant (and mom of two) argues that they shouldn't.

Rebecca Lewis

“Are you planning to have children”

I’m willing to bet almost every woman of a certain age has been asked a form of this question in a job interview. It may not be as blatant as, “So are ya planning on getting knocked up” but there are ways employers dance around the topic without landing directly on it.

Even though an illegal employment practice in many countries, including Singapore where...

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