11 Weird Jobs That Pay Crazy Well: What Would You Do For Money?
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You asked and we found them. 11 weird jobs that pay crazy well. Real roles, real money. How bad do you want it?  Seems you can't get enough of weird, wacky and odd jobs at Mum Central. After the Topless Barber Shop Salon and the Naked Cleaners going nuts we realised just what you guys are looking for...well, more creepy,...
Scarlett Johansson on Motherhood: I’m Barely Holding It Together.
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This week actress Scarlett Johansson admitted to the world that as a mum and working woman she's really struggling. With guilt. With being everywhere. With being nowhere. And real mums across the world nodded in agreement. Being Mum is one of the best jobs in the world, right? Sure, the hours are hideous and the pay is lousy (well, non-existent) but raising a lovely little...
Caring About My Career Does Not Make Me a Bad Mother!
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Em Rusciano, you are my hero. Yesterday morning 2Day FM breakfast radio show host Em Rusciano hit back at controversial columnist, Miranda Devine regarding a RendezView article she had written entitled “Don’t let your career make you a bad mother”, a title that personally makes my blood boil before I even read the column. Devine demanded that women should prioritise family...
Becoming a Mum-Boss: Kicking Off Your Successful Party Plan Business
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Ever wondered about party plan or network marketing? Looking for an opportunity to try something new? It could be easier than you think! Here’s how to start your own mum-boss business with flying colours… Party Plans are increasingly popular choices for Mums who want to stay home with their families yet earn good money. It’s easy to understand the appeal...
Finally, Barbie Is Showing Girls That You Can be Anything and it Strikes a Note All Round
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“What happens when girls are free to imagine you can be anything?” That’s exactly the question that this genius video from Mattel answers! Barbie. She’s the iconic image of femininity. Right? Um, kind of. Yeah, we get it—Barbie’s got big boobs, an itty bitty waistline, a perfectly little button nose and those long blond locks that fall just so. She’s got...
Cassandra Thorburn: Don’t Judge Me for Choosing My Children
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If someone told you that being a stay at home mum was the easy choice, or that you should be back at work because staying at home was a lesser decision. How would you react? Cassandra Thorburn (former wife of Karl Stefanovic) was told both of these doozies just days after her separation became public news and media-fodder. We were...
Pinksourcing? This Hilarious Video Pokes Fun At The Gender Wage Gap
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You’ve heard of outsourcing. But, what about Pinksourcing? This hilarious video starring actress Kristen Bell takes on the problems women in the workforce face with laugh out loud humour! Men and women. Oh, so many differences. There’s basic biology, and then there’s what society says. Hey, we’ve come a long way. Right? Gone are the days when women were supposed to...
Introducing the Women’s Business School. Taking You and Your Business to the Next Level!
If you've always dreamed of running your own business but don't know how or where to start, this could be your lucky day! Perhaps you've already built a business and you're wondering how you can take it to the next level? If either of these feel familiar, then read on! Our friends at AusMumpreneur have been working hard behind the scenes...
We’re on the Lookout for Talented Writers to Join our Team. Could This Be You?
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Mum Central, as one of Australia's premiere parenting and lifestyle hubs, keeps parents up to date in the world of parenting and parenting advice, lifestyle, food, travel and more. Our business has grown significantly over the last 12 months, especially when we take into account the the launch of our sister site Mum's Pantry and the site where it all began Australian Baby Bargains....
Looking for a New Job? Here’s Six Resume Mistakes Many People Make. Don’t Become a Statistic!
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It's a no brainer that in a competitive job market and with recruiters commonly inundated with applications to trawl through, job seekers must present themselves in the best possible way and a killer resume is your secret armour! A great resume is crucial to stand out at first glance as you'll generally get one opportunity to apply for this position, so how do you...