'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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August 16, 2018

For some young adults in the UK, today will feel like a momentous day that will be a defining point for their future. I’d like to share my observations and learnings for what’s really important. 

Firstly, if you have got the results that you wanted a huge congratulation...

August 1, 2018

In previous blogs I’ve talked about ‘imposter syndrome’ - the belief that somehow you are undeserving or about to be found out. Something that I know can be a frequent feeling in a new job.

This brings me to the title of this blog. In my last post I shared my top tips...

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