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What makes up our professional identity?

Since surgery last month, when I had to be intubated and put in ICU due to severe aspiration pneumonia, I’ve had a very hoarse, quiet voice. No problem. Today the ENT specialist informed me my left vocal chord is paralysed … Continue reading

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The myth of confidence

I sometimes talk to other librarians about public speaking, and inevitably people are worried about screwing up, muddling their words, forgetting their lines, looking ‘wrong’, tripping up getting onto the stage….   Yup – it’s possible. But you know what? Others will come to … Continue reading

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