Category Archives: challenge

A woman’s life

Tomorrow is international women’s day and that means different things to different people. This year it has extra significance for me as I am a Women in PR ambassador and many of the women in my life are facing tough … Continue reading

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‘No fluff’ revisited

Twelve months ago, I was compelled to write a blog to try and explain the important role that public sector communicators had following a critical article in a national newspaper. (You can read it through this link https://amandacomms1.wordpress.com/2018/01/07/no-fluff-here/) It is … Continue reading

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‘‘Tis the season…

I admit I am currently not feeling very festive and am struggling to find the Christmas spirit. That doesn’t make me the Grinch just I have a lot of other stuff going on and occupying my thoughts. This is often … Continue reading

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A moment of reflection

We are all busy. Heading towards Christmas we are rushing to work, to the shops and to parties. There is so much to do we can’t rest we have to get everything done as we aspire to seasonal perfection. For … Continue reading

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Getting your house in order

Winter seems to have suddenly arrived with minus temperatures this morning. For some reason even though it is December next week I have still been ill-prepared. I hadn’t got the right clothes to face freezing temperatures at the stables this … Continue reading

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Press to Reset

Are we just running on a treadmill of our own making? Are we work obsessed? Do we have any work life balance? When I started to read David Sawyer’s book Reset: how to restart your life and get F.U. money … Continue reading

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Reflections on blogtober

I am nearing the end of my #blogtober challenge and it has been a busy and interesting month. It hasn’t been particularly hard to write a blog every day and I have never been short of a subject to discuss. … Continue reading

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