Ambitious Mums Unlock the Entrepreneur Spirit

Over a third of mumpreneurs set up their business to be their own boss A lack of career options for working mums is inspiring a new breed of mumpreneurs, a survey for Intuit, makers of QuickBooks financial management software for small businesses, has found. Despite improved working conditions for mums over the years, more than two in five mumpreneurs (43%) say they struggled to get back into work after having children because of the limited career opportunities available to them. Nearly half of mumpreneurs (48%) surveyed say they returned to work after having children however 47% of those found it hard to adjust. Finding it difficult to juggle work and children was also cited as one of the main reasons (48%), while more than 40% of mumpreneurs who struggled when they returned to work clai... »