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Motherhood and Turkish Apple Pie

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“My mission in life is not merely to survive, but to thrive; and to do so with some passion, some compassion, some humour and some style.” This is one of Maya Angelou’s well known quotes, marking her distinctive life as a celebrated African American author, poet, civil activist and inspiration to many. News of her death came when I was…

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Blogging Tour – Why do I write?

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GILL HOW turns towards you, looks you in the eye and says “I help you grow”.  She is expert at turning her own story, together with its transformative moments, into insightful, incisive and heartfelt learning for us all. Collaborative, creative, motivated by mutual learning, she works with individuals and groups, inside and outside organisations, to surpass expectations through personal and…

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When strengths hurt (and what can help)

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Recently I attended an assessment day, as part of finding out more about becoming an associate of a leadership development company. I gave a presentation on “Developing a strengths based culture to improve performance”. It felt very me, innovative, leading edge, experimental, not yet quite proven, at least not on any large scale basis that I am aware of, yet…

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