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Amanda Alexander
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Attended Birkenhead High School Academy
Lives in Cheshire, United Kingdom
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A good read, particularly if you write! 
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Here's a list of words you should eliminate from your vocabulary to sound smarter.
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Want to share this as it's a wonderfully simple tactic for parents with kids who get anxious before going to sleep.  4 lovely questions. I'm definitely going to do these with my kids and also with myself! 
Do you have a bedtime ritual to say goodnight to your kids? Have you noticed that spending some time with them at the end of the day can bring a peaceful close to even the most chaotic days? Children thrive on meaningful rituals and developing a special way to
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Just finished recording an interview with Kristen Pressner for my forthcoming podcast show - what a blast!   Kristen is VP and Head of Human Resources Europe, Middle East, Africa and Latin America for Roche Diagnostics. Highlights of the interview are:   * Why Female Leadership is so important for the World *What makes a great leader * 3 Golden Rules for women who want to show up and make an impact in their career *Why we must narrow the gender pay gap - and how *The thorny issue of positive discrimination  Watch this space. The podcast show will be launched 1st June! 
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Help us bring to life – YOUR ‘University of Life’ #AHA! | Crowdfunding is a democratic way to support the fundraising needs of your community. Make a contribution today!
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Warm and witty from Marianne Power.. her latest "live the book" project is 'Get the Guy"! 
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Courage starts with the first step. Be inspired by 6 life transformation stories of courageous women who stepped up!
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Great article:  Choose better stories about people; we are hardwired to be compassionate and compassion makes us happier, healthier.. and more attractive.
"Just be mindfully self-aware when the storytelling kicks in. Catch yourself, take a breath, and tell a better, more compassionate tale about the person instead. Sure, sometimes it turns out that some people are selfish jerks who kick puppies, but then you’ve simply verified that you don’t need this person in your already happier life."
 
Time to get your happy on!
further: feature In a recent study, 30 women underwent facial plastic surgery. Then, before-and-after photos of these women were served up in an online survey and evaluated by volunteers. The women were rated much higher for social skills and likability after surgery. Keep in mind, nothing about the personalities of the women had changed; in …
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For Type A personalities and those of us who are really driven to keep achieving, and for those of us who just have a lust for life and want to experience it all, we can drive ourselves crazy  trying to “be/do/have it all”.

How can we live fully without filling life up so much that it defeats the objective of enjoying the moment? This post is food for thought! 
Feeling Frazzled Or Losing The Plot? Thursday March 19th 2015. Last week we were feeling a little tired and run down and noticed just how much it impacted upon our passion and productivity. Of course we still got stuff done but we just didn't seem to enjoy it as much as we usually do.
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Ruminating about something bad that happened to you can make it feel like the event happened 'just yesterday', say researchers.
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Occupation
Success Coach for Professional Women in Business, ICF Accredited Mentor Coach
Skills
I help women who secretly doubt themselves to get out of their own way, believe in themselves and get on with it!
Employment
  • Amanda Alexander
    Director, 2003 - present
  • Coaching Mums
    Director, 2003 - present
Places
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Currently
Cheshire, United Kingdom
Previously
Zimbabwe - Paris, France
Story
Tagline
The Working Mums Coach, Foodie, Dancer, Adventurer, Fizz Lover.
Introduction
Lives n Cheshire, UK with 2 gorgeous sons and 1 gorgeous dog.  A professional Coach for 10+ years who still loves her job.  Joie de vivre, sparkle and laughter. Highly imperfect but constantly learning. 

“You've gotta dance like there's nobody watching,
Love like you'll never be hurt,
Sing like there's nobody listening,
And live like it's heaven on earth.”
By someone called William W Purkey, apparently. Always thought it was Mick Jagger.
Bragging rights
Multi Award Winning Coach, Mumpreneur UK Top 100 List, ICF PCC Accredited Coach, Qualified Mentor Coach, Quoted as "A Top Life Coach" by the Daily Mail, Expert in Work-Life Balance and Working Mothers, 10 Years Experience as Professional Coach
Education
  • Birkenhead High School Academy
    O levels and A levels, 1981 - 1988
  • University of Manchester
    French and Hispanic Studies, 1988 - 1993
  • University of Manchester Institute of Science and Technology
    Computation, 1993 - 1994
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Gender
Female
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Networking
Other names
Lee-Fisher, Fisher