Kategoriarkiv: In English

Representation matters

As Whoopi Goldberg so eloquently puts it in the quote above, representation matters! It helps inspire. It can help underrepresented minorities and groups feel like they belong, like they’re worth just as much as anyone else. Growing up as an … Läs mer

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The #MeToo Revolution

  Trigger warning – Rape, sexual harassment, sexual assault*   Most conduct is guided by norms rather than by laws. Norms are voluntary and are effective because they are enforced by peer pressure.  — Paul Collier I don’t think anyone has … Läs mer

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Remember; a few words to those who are currently searching for jobs.

Alright, let’s get one thing straight. You are worth it. You are wonderful. You are strong. But more importantly, You. Are. GOOD. ENOUGH! And you can do this! As an unemployed person, you’ll be put in situations where you will … Läs mer

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It changed me

  The other day, while I was sitting on the train going through my LinkedIn feed, I stumbled across a post written by Pete Marsh. I knew nothing about him, I’d never heard his name before. Marsh’s piece is titled Since my son … Läs mer

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Daily Prompt: Carry

So, today’s one-word prompt (via Daily Prompt) is carry.  What came to mind, was a discussion that I had with an online friend yesterday. She had a bit of a rough day and felt like she often found herself in those situations … Läs mer

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Daily Prompt: Maybe

I haven’t been updating this blog, I know, and I’m sorry! But I’m trying to get back to writing, publicly at least. So, I noticed that the Daily Prompt is now giving you a word to inspire you to write a post … Läs mer

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The Emoticon Era

First of all, let me say that I’m genuinely sorry about not posting for so long. I guess I was struggling to come up with something to write about, seeing as I didn’t simply want to write ”oh, and this … Läs mer

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