Monthly Archives: May 2011

Redundancy Positive #11 Perfect Nails


There was a time when my kids were small and personal grooming consisted entirely of no milk stains on the shoulders of my suits. Spa treatments were a fond memory and using the toilet on your own an indulgent luxury. … Continue reading

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Redundancy Positive #12 Volunteering


Today I am starting at http://www.fightingwords.ie it is the writing centre that Roddy Doyle established in Dublin right beside Croke Park. I am a volunteer! I have been on the training day, filled in the forms and now we are … Continue reading

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Redundancy Positive #10 YES WE CAN!!!


Is it a positive to watch TV? I never thought so until these last few days in Dublin. In fact I always viewed TV as a negative time-wasting experience. An experience that I only really got dug into to when … Continue reading

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Redundancy Positive #9 No more Recruiters


I will have you know, that I have been head-hunted in the past! Yes it’s out there, it’s true! When I worked in Dell Computers in Dublin, I was an easy target for recruitment agencies. I would get at least … Continue reading

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