Parenting

Could we Actually Solve the Childcare Issue?
With many schools off for spring break and the long summer vacation on the way many parents are faced with the challenges of childcare options if they want or need to work. During World War II the Kaiser shipyards comprised seven major shipbuilding yards located on the U.S. west coast. While the com...

 

Let Us Teach Our Kids Kindness
This past Sunday a 12-year-old Philadelphia boy, Bailey O'Neill who was a victim of an attack by two classmates during recess in January, died after weeks in hospital.  This is not the first incident of children bullying and beating up other kids around the country.  It's clear that this b...

 

5 Secrets of Happy Families
Tolstoy espoused that happy families have certain things in common. Here are five things that you can start doing today to make sure that yours is one of them. 1. Let your kids pick their punishments.Our instinct as parents is to order our kids around. It's easier, and we're usually right! But it r...

 

New “question and answer” social media websites hotbed for sexual pressure, bullying and abuse
A new breed of social media websites is leaving young people open to cyber bullying, with anonymous users able to bombard others with sexually explicit messages and demands. Despite limited mainstream media coverage, “question and answer” websites such as ask.fm, qooh.me and formspring....

 

Licia Ronzulli, Takes Her Toddler To Work at European Parliament
You might remember  back in September of 2010, when Licia Ronzulli took her seven-week-old baby to work at the European parliament.  Photographs of Ronzulli cradling her daughter, Vittoria, in a sling as she voted on proposals to improve women's employment rights were broadcast around the ...

 

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What we offer

GajGal is an expanding community of mothers helping mothers. Our motto “Get a Job | Get a Life” is based on the belief that for mothers wanting to get back into the workforce, finding a job with “the right level” of flexibility, empowers working mothers to live life on their own terms and better control their own destiny.
GajGal aims to address this “new reality” through four core components:

  • 1. Job Search and Matching tools to streamline finding the perfect fit for flexible work arrangements.
  • 2. Access to Benefits that in the traditional work environment have been provided by full time employers. GajGal helps to provide a critical mass of members to ensure access to a range of benefits options that we are continually working to expand and improve on.
  • 3. Working Mother Community to provide access to news, blogs and articles of interest and importance to working mothers and a social networking community that working mothers can interact with and draw on for support.
  • 4. The Entrepreneur Zone is for mothers aiming to start their own business and expand on the concepts of working mothers helping working mothers succeed.

Success stories

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Shayne Duke
“Using your Benefits link made it easy to select from a wide range of health insurance offerings and narrow down the various plans available that best fit my needs. Being able to make a side by side comparison of the details further helped me make an informed decision on a plan with great rates. The application is swift and uncomplicated”

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Amy Rogers
“ WOW this is a fantastic idea aimed at a true need. I have had a hard time preparing to go back to work after staying home with my two kids for the past 4 years. I am so excited to start adding my requirements and get started on the search. The Latest News and Benefits are an excellent idea. I would come here to read this even if I wasn't looking for a job right now”