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Some thoughts on Manchester

Manchester

In recent years I’ve been to several cities that have had terrorist attacks and are common terrorist targets. Ankara. Paris. London.

We’ve seen hundreds of armed police and military personnel running through the streets in Kiev. We’ve seen controlled explosions in Paris. We’ve been to countries that are in full blown active war in their own homeland.

I have never been afraid to walk those streets.

But Manchester is different.

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Dispelling “office job” myths

Dispelling office job myths

I grab a can of diet coke out of the fridge and take my shoes off before sitting down at my computer cross-legged with a hot water bottle on my knee. I’m wearing jeans and a hoodie. The Pirates of the Caribbean soundtrack is playing on Spotify. On my desk, Lego and a small toy dog. I open up Facebook to write a new post, then pick up my phone to Instagram a photo I took yesterday.

You might assume I’m at home, but it’s just a normal day in the office.

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