Resources for Couples

Resources for Couples

Our free download primes you with 10 simple questions all couples should ask themselves before returning from parental leave.

FREE DOWNLOAD: 10 Questions For Couples Before Returning from Maternity Leave, Shared Parental Leave or Adoption Leave

Listen to the Big Careers, Small Children Podcast

Big Careers, Small Children Podcast

There are a number of episodes of our Big Careers, Small Children  podcast which would be helpful to listen to, including:

Jennifer Petriglieri - dual career couples

Ruth and Colin Stuart - podcast with one of our Fellows and her husband about how they divided responsibilities

Catherine O'Brien - sharing the mental load and finding time for your partner 

Listen to more Big Careers, Small Children podcast episodes

Couples Support on the Leaders Plus Fellowship

Our award-winning Fellowship Programme is for ambitious parents who believe you shouldn't have to sacrifice progressing your career or spending time with your young children. 

As well as support from a courageous community of peers who are also juggling work and parenthood and expert guidance from your own dedicated career mentor, our Fellows  access a variety of masterclasses to help with some of the practical challenges that arise day-to-day. One such workshop is dedicated to supporting you as a couple and covers:

  • The latest research of what works for couples who combine ambitious careers and young children
  • A chance to explore together what works for you, what you both need, and how you can navigate potential barriers
  • Opportunity to hear from other couples who have successfully combined dual careers about what works

Find out more about the Leaders Plus Fellowship.

Sign up to the leaders plus newsletter

Sign up to receive information and practical advice for working parents

Find Out More About Our Fellowship

Find out more about our Fellowship Programme