Author Archives: amandacomms1

What’s the big idea?

People can be very proficient at their job, they can be skilled and they can have knowledge and experience. One thing though is essential for all communication professionals and that is the ability to have, share and develop ideas. Without … Continue reading

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Time to stop and reflect

Are we saying too much? Do we do too much talking and not enough listening? This may seem a bit at odds with me writing a blog every day but there are times when we need to use our time … Continue reading

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A message from the past

I received an email out of the blue this morning which blew my mind. Back in January this year I wrote a note to myself and I have to say I forgot all about it until it appeared in my inbox. … Continue reading

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Living in a bubble

We are all guilty of living our lives in a bubble. The work we do, the people we meet and how we spend our time is what we have created around us. It means being focused on what we are comfortable … Continue reading

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The power of positivity

It is a simple premise but one that we so rarely take on board; the idea that if you put good things out in the world you will get good things back. A positive attitude can be empowering and put … Continue reading

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A moment that lasts

I have worked with many people over the years. There are some that I am still in touch with and others that have become memories. When you work with a team on a daily basis it can feel as though … Continue reading

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Behind the times

I was surprised to read about one of the smaller law enforcement departments in America heralding the fact that they had now created a Facebook page. The Seymour Police Department said they created the page to ‘enhance communication and transparency … Continue reading

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