'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.
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November 9, 2017

My pears of wisdom for 9th Nov 2017

I’ve pushed myself out of my comfort zone this week, which has led me to lots of amazing new people. Here’s what I’m loving:

  • Last night I attended the Thoughtworks Manchester launch event. I learnt about a proof of concept at Mancheste...

November 6, 2017

Redundancy. As an active social media user I felt a taboo in sharing with my friends that I was being made redundant. Yet there was no shame in it, I simply couldn’t move with my job. I’m very process driven so when people exclaimed you will be fine - I wanted to under...

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