Working parents are the ultimate multi-taskers, juggling career success with the most important job of all – parenthood. So why are mums so much more stressed out than dads? According to new research, working mums are 18% more stressed than other people. If you’re a mum with two little ones, you’re more likely to be 40% more stressed than others. So how can we reduce the stress and help mums out? Charlie Rosier, co-founder of Cuckooz Nest – a London based, flexible workspace with an integrated crèche – suggests companies must invest in things like subsidised childcare, alongside flexible working. We couldn’t agree more.
If you’re a mum with two little ones, you’re likely to be 40% more stressed than others.