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Coffee with Cait McMahon

So it is round three of the challenge to have coffee with experts on social networking site Linked In.

This time we met Cait McMahon who is manager of trauma and resilience programs at the Australian Broadcasting Corporation. 864 more words


“It was strange, in a way, because there were no ideas involved in the laser that weren’t already known by somebody 25 years before lasers were discovered.

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It Only Takes One to Make a Difference

This weekend I saw an obituary notice for Ernestine M. Tulumello, fondly regarded by fourth graders at Stall Brook Elementary School as Mrs. T.  As decades worth of her students reminisced and remembered her on Facebook, I was reminded of the many reasons why, as a teacher, she was so loved. 955 more words

From The Heart

Zoella Named One of the Most Influential People in the UK

Zoella joins the ‘New Media’ list of influential people in the UK, included in the annual Debrett’s 500 list. Am I surprised? Not at all. They make up current society, just like the politicians and journalists who also made it to the list. 473 more words


Confession Time with a person in the spotlight

By Bev Wilkinson

Imagine being picked on because you were tall and kind of awkward. Well this is how it all started for CEO of Ritchies Supermarkets Fred Harrison who admits as a child he was a scaredy cat. 739 more words

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