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Crisis, disaster, incident….what is it?

Some years ago if you had asked me about risk registers, business continuity plans and scenario planning I would probably have rolled my eyes. Continue reading

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Singing the blues

One thing that we need to remember on ‘blue Monday’ is that there are a lot of support groups out there, people doing good work to help, and ways to get some assistance if you reach out. Continue reading

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A Christmas message

My year has been an interesting one with all the ups and downs we all face. But I want to thank all those people who have been a part of it. Continue reading

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When you hit rock bottom what next?

Having been in a very difficult place I don’t want to be there again and more than that I don’t want other people to be stuck in those dark places. Continue reading

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A priority in 2021

We can all face circumstances that test us and push us to the limit. We are kidding ourselves if we don’t think this is the case. Continue reading

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An unusual Christmas tradition

This is going to be a festive season like no other. Contact with relatives will be limited, friends will be available online, there have been no Christmas parties or nights out. Continue reading

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Tiers for fears

Christmas is a time to be cautious but find sensible ways to visit relatives that you have missed during much of 2020. It is not a time to have a loss of all restrictions. Continue reading

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How are you doing?

There is so much we can do to help each other and in helping each other boost our own wellbeing. Continue reading

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The most wonderful time of the year?

When you are living with a crisis you are not able to take time off in the same way. Continue reading

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Rumour, speculation and leaks

Living in Greater Manchester I am expecting to face similar restrictions but with no clarity and just having the carrot of a Boris Johnson statement later dangled in front of me brings anxiety. Will it impact on my work? How will my life have to change again? How long will I face restrictions? Continue reading

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