Category Archives: Education

Teacher, we salute you!

I don’t know who this teacher is, but I have so much admiration for him.  This one action allowed a woman not to give up on her education, just because she is a mother.

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We need more women in engineering

Today’s Guest Blogger is from Phil Crawley, a Broadcast Engineer. He is passionate about young women seeing engineering as a career option. It’s no secret that most young women who go down the science route tend to opt for biology, … Continue reading

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Get up, Create, Break Out

I think it’s great to have a book that is good enough to pass on to a friend, that’s a must-read. It’s even better, when it’s a book that not only will they enjoy, but will add value to their … Continue reading

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Call to action (stir your heart)

Some adverts make you want things you don’t have or need. That’s the whole ethos of advertising. Adverts are supposed to create: Attention Interest (raise your awareness) Desire (make you want what’s on offer) Action (lead you to the final … Continue reading

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Are you a Famous Failure?

Look at some of these great men and women (and their failures and setbacks along the way). If you’ve tried and have yet to succeed, but know there is greatness within you; you are among some great company. Every time … Continue reading

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The last School Run

For most mothers of Primary School aged children, 8.00am – 9.00am on most week days is pretty full on. You’re busy getting yourself and your children washed dressed, fed and also remembering what to pack in bags for each day. … Continue reading

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Still moving…

The other day, I shared with you about speaking at the Celebration of Black History and Culture, on the evening after the announcement of the death of Nelson Mandela. Here’s the speech… I started off by calling Ameley Kwei-Armah, Emmanuel … Continue reading

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