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Memoirs – Inspiration from this week

This week has been exciting in many ways. Exciting will be the best word to describe a week filled with great tension, mind wrecking pressure and body crushing tiredness. These adjectives all seem too intense to describe the last 5 days. However, in all honesty; these words best describe the strain and emotional turmoil I have been through this week. The week began with a ‘bang’ – a review of my KPI at work to triple the initial target, was…

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GUEST POST – RESISTING THE BLAME GAME

A mother heard the family cat yowl in pain. She knew where to look – she looked for her son, Mike. “Stop pulling the cat’s tail, Michael!” she chided.“I’m not pulling his tail,” the boy retorted. “I’m just standing on it. He’s doing the pulling.”He, of course, is no different than any of us. Often, our first impulse is to blame someone or something else for problems. It’s the cat’s fault. Or the school’s fault. Or my parents’ fault.I once…

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