Don’t believe the hype of your assumptions

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  You may have heard the saying that when you ASSUME you make an ASS out of U and ME. It’s definitely a helpful way of remember the power of assumptions. But I am not sure it goes far enough. Recent experiences have highlighted to me that making assumptions can be damaging, dangerous and potentially…

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The Social Media Illusion

  You may have seen my post last week, Going Behind the Scenes and what I learnt about illusion from my time working backstage in theatres. The same can be said about Social Media. Every time we create or share perfectly-posed images, we are portraying a magical social media persona. And what goes on behind…

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Going Behind the Scenes

  The factory where my mum worked took all the families on an annual pilgrimage to London’s West End. When I was 9 years old, it was to see The Sound of Music. I loved musicals and the theatre. For me it was such a magical place. Full of song, smiles, sparkles and stars. I…

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