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Nicola J Rowley

Author and Founder of the Working Mum Association

Nicola Rowley is a mum, children's author and PR Strategist who founded and runs the Working Mum Association, to support, encourage and inspire working mums everywhere. She trained as a journalist and spent many years working nationally and internationally as a Reporter/Producer primarily for the BBC. She then went on to become a Communications expert, devising, overseeing and working on some of the biggest launches in digital television. Her first children's book, James and the Amazing Gift focuses on kindness and helping others, whilst her second; James and the Birthday Balloon looks at the importance of friendship and happiness. Nicola lives in Surrey with her husband and three-year-old son.

Why We As Parents Need To Avoid Passing On Our Fears To Our Children

The reason for me telling you all of this is that I believe as parents, no matter how hard it is, we should try really hard not to pass our own fears onto our children. They need to find their own path in terms of what they're afraid of, or hopefully, they will just work out safe limits so they don't hurt themselves.
01/11/2017 13:19 GMT

Why Working Mums Deserve More Credit Than They're Given

A wife or partner trying to keep your house free from the never-ending mountains of washing, somehow keeping the fridge stocked with food, and the house as clean as possible. And you also have a career, where you need to juggle all the competing demands that everyone else faces on a daily basis.
11/08/2017 13:47 BST