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Work That Works: Laura, Hero of Stockbridge

April 26, 2017
Laura Hero of Stockbridge

When you become a mother your world flips upside down.ย Your whole identity – which for so many of us is based on our careers – is removed from our core, and we’re expected to adapt to a new and foreign persona: MUM. For me I remember thisย entry into motherhood being incredibly jarring. I went from ‘having it all’ – a Marketing management job at Vice.com,ย a professional reputation, a team, fancy event invites – to responsibility for one tiny mewling person…

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6 Lessons I’ve Learned Working For Myself

August 19, 2016

What did you want to be when you grew up? I had dreams of being a Solicitor, Journalist or member of the Hollyoaks cast, and this year’s A-Level results day had me fondly thinking back 13 years to that time when I used to daydream about the career Iโ€™d have ahead of me. Funnily enough, in none of these dreams was I ever working for myself. My dad, my most prominent career role model, worked in Marketing for a big…

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