Category Archives: #ayearinblogs

More than meets the eye

I sometimes like surprises. It is a wonderful moment when the unexpected happens and it makes you catch your breath. Yesterday I met a Special Constable who was very pleasant and looked just like other Specials. But when he opened … Continue reading

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What do you think?

I can see the finishing line in sight. After well over 300 blogs that I have written every day during 2016 I have only a handful left. Once I reach the 31 December I will have successfully completed my year … Continue reading

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168 hours a week

There are apparently 168 hours in each week. I think that sounds like quite a lot when you look at it that way. But I know you will be saying well I work 40 hours a week, I sleep for … Continue reading

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A message of love and hope

Once again I am sat watching horrific events unfold in a European city. It is just a few days before Christmas and such scenes of tragedy are even more poignant. This should be a time of celebration, peace and goodwill, … Continue reading

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Wanted: someone to PR things

I expect that most of us haven’t looked at our job description recently unless we had a performance review or appraisal. If we do dust it off and have a look what does it say about our role and the … Continue reading

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Beware! Fog ahead

Driving in the fog today was another reminder about the uncertainty of life. We never know what is around the corner in the same way we have limited vision of the road ahead. Good or bad things can appear out … Continue reading

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Green-eyed monster

For a lot of people today appears to have been the last working day before Christmas or even for 2016. I have lost count of the number of people that have announced to the world that this is the start … Continue reading

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Feeling of failure

Have you ever planned to do something and not quite made it? Did you manage to run that 10k or marathon but not quite make the time you had set yourself? Did you take some exams and pass them but … Continue reading

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Spread some magic

If you haven’t seen the story on the news today about the young Afghan Lionel Messi fan then I recommend that you review it (http://www.bbc.co.uk/newsround/38314000). It was a really heart-warming story that demonstrated the more positive side of football than … Continue reading

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Am I a work junkie?

The end of the year is approaching and after the Christmas festivities are over we will be racing towards the end of the financial year. It is a time of reflection and that is what is on my mind. I … Continue reading

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