And some advice for those who are re-entering work

Keeping your career on some kind of track when you have young children is difficult for everyone — and it comes with particular challenges for parents in the journalism and tech industries, which often involve shift work and unfriendly hours.

In response to huge interest from members, Hacks Hackers London held a workshop in September 2019 for parents navigating tech and journalism careers in the early years of having kids.

This was the first such workshop we’d ever run, and our vision was an event tailored to the requirements of those who needed it most. Evening events can be hard…

Cassie Werber

Writer @qz covering intimacy and the internet. Can also be found writing fiction. Co-organiser of @HacksHackersLDN.

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