It’s time for me to express an opinion that may not prove all that popular. You know when you have very young children and people tell you; “It gets easier”? Yeah, well, I’m not convinced. No, I’ll go further still. I think it’s a very misleading phrase.
A little while ago, I received an email. It was one of those messages that instantly caught my attention. It was from cyber security specialist Kaspersky. The email quoted research stating 87% of parents would fit stairgates in their home to protect their children, but only 13% use online security systems. That, however, wasn’t all.
In this Q&A, I speak to stand up comedian Tiernan Douieb about balancing work and family life as a performer.
Johnathan Aspinwall isn’t just Deputy Editor of BBC Breakfast. He is also an adoptive dad who works part time in a job share. He discusses his life in this modern family set-up.
I went on a quest to find out how many men working at board level in UK PLC have taken shared parental leave. Here’s the answer. . .