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Depression? Sorry I Can’t Help You

  One of the biggest misconceptions is that when a person with depression speaks to you they are looking for some deep, meaningful help to cure their problem. People who struggle with true depression (rather than a period of feeling … Continue reading

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Customer Service: What’s That?

  Having worked in a top brand multinational company for nearly 20 years, one message that was drummed into me was “Delight Your Customers!” The idea that we were there for the people who used our products (& therefore made us … Continue reading

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Seeing & Hearing: Do We?

  I was chatting with a very good friend recently & we joked that if we write too much in a message the other will have forgotten what we’re writing about before they reach the end! This led me to thinking about ‘Listening but not … Continue reading

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