Flex - Mother PukkaFor people who happen to be parents.

This is the home of everything we’ve done or written about Flexible Working since 2015: what it is, how to get it, and even some lycra-clad flashmobs of hundreds of people singing about it.

14-05-2020 Blog

Work to death

The focus of Flex Appeal – a campaign to push for flexible working for all in… more ›

20-03-2020 Blog

Going Dutch

Amsterdam daily Het Parool recently ran a feature on flex appeal, and how we’re trying to bring a little Dutch touch to working lives in the UK. Here’s the translation…

19-02-2019 Blog

Flex Appeal: ADHD

Flexible working is not about parents, it’s about people. People with needs that don’t fit into… more ›

16-10-2018 Blog

Flex Appeal: Zero Hours

Writer Lourdes Walsh shares her initial skepticism about #flexappeal  My first impression of Flex Appeal –… more ›

11-04-2018 Blog

Soft play, hard talk

Very excited to announce the launch of our first FREE non-panel, non-networking event. This event is… more ›

03-12-2017 Blog

Work it baby

“Do you have any questions?” I remember being asked, aged 24, during an interview for a… more ›

08-06-2017 Blog

Work it baby

‘Pregnancy’. When did it become such a dirty word? “I’m pregnant”. It sure isn’t in social… more ›

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25-01-2017 Blog

Flex it up

PAPA PUKKA: Tackle the most common objections to flexible working (or resort to insults) with this simple guide

06-01-2017 Blog

Just a flex machine

We’ve flash mobbed, we’ve talked, we’ve emoji-ed, we’ve DM-ed, we’ve hugged it out and we’ve worked… more ›

01-12-2016 Blog

Flex appeal: Deloitte

Flexible working? Think ‘agile’ working, according to Emma Codd, Deloitte’s managing partner for talent. Here Emma… more ›

07-09-2016 Blog

Flex appeal

If you are reading this, you’re IN for our flash dance this Friday 9th September at… more ›

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Mother Pukka is a portal for news, events, reviews and honest comment for people who happen to be parents.

A journalist, editor and mother in search of pukka things for her kid, founder Anna Whitehouse previously worked as the Vice Editor at Time Out Amsterdam before writing about shoes and handbags for fashion labels SuperTrash and Tommy Hilfiger.

Looking for a change of pace, she recently returned to London and now works as a writer at Shortlist Media. Likes: super hero cape-making classes. Dislikes: the naming of celebrity couples (TomKat, Bennifer, Brange etc.)

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