Why do we need self care?

I was recently invited to speak at TechUP Women. TechUP Women is an initiative that sets out to retrain 100 women from under represented groups from the North of England and the Midlands with tech skills. Women who take part in the programme come from a huge variety of backgrounds, experiences and sectors to start, […]

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Crossing the Divide

Across the board, people are pissed off. It doesn’t matter what market you’re in, what service you offer or what part of the country you operate in. People are unhappy, no service is perfect and we’re in a state of constant uncertainty and it doesn’t look like that’s going to change anytime soon.

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Why do I spent my free time running events?

I volunteer at a fair few events. I used to organise DrinkaboutMCR,  Manchester Social Entrepreneurs, SheSaysMCR and few others. Last year I decided to scale back, focusing just on SheSaysMCR and growing the community there and putting together some kick ass lineups and events. However, as I started to delve deeper into working in the public […]

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What I learnt in 2018

It’s that time of the year, when I like to reflect on the past year, take a deep breath and see what I’ve learnt and where I want to go in 2019. 2018 was one of the most challenging and fulfilling years. First and foremost: last year was tough. Towards the beginning of the year […]

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