'Sometimes the bravest and most important thing you can do is just show up.' Brene Brown

I am Amanda Newman. I have had a successful 20-year IT career in one of the largest companies in the world. During that time, I have had 4 children including identical twin boys. As a so called ‘Career Mum’ I want to help women embarking on or during their own journey through the many challenges, decisions and the rewards.
The Career Mum will provide a unique mentoring resource for you, but also a resource for companies looking to embrace, understand and develop their vast network of talented women.
If you want to join the discussion, please join the group I look forward to hearing from you.


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July 27, 2018

As some of you may know if you follow my blog, I’m now almost half way through my ‘first 90 days’ in my new job with Microsoft. I’ve shared my journey from Shell, to redundancy through to securing a great new role. For that reason I wanted to keep sharing my top tips.


July 15, 2018

(5 minute read with links, 45 minute podcast link) 

I’m smiling as I’m writing the subject of today’s blog. I hope you know, to my readers, it’s you, YOU can be a role model.  

So what is a role model and why do we need them? I used to look up to the role models in my li...

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