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Margaret Hiley
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A new qualification – I’m now an MITI!
It’s been a few months since I last posted – I’ve been hibernating! But even though the mornings are still frosty, spring is definitely on its way and I can feel my creative juices starting to flow again, a bit like the sap starting to rise in the trees. A ...
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In Love and Remembrance
December – Christmas lights in the towns, carols on the
radio…here in Exton we have a beautiful “Tree of Love and Remembrance”, covered
in lights donated in memory of our loved ones. Remembrance has been much in my
mind throughout the month of November, too...
In Love and Remembrance
In Love and Remembrance
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When you’re suddenly the one who doesn’t speak the language
We enjoyed a lovely Indian summer here in England, but now it has come to an end with a vengeance – plummeting temperatures and pouring rain! Time for that finest of English institutions: a hot cuppa! When you’re suddenly the one who doesn’t speak the langu...
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When you’re suddenly the one who doesn’t speak the language
We enjoyed a lovely Indian summer here in England, but now it has come to an end with a vengeance – plummeting temperatures and pouring rain! Time for that finest of English institutions: a hot culpa! When you’re suddenly the one who doesn’t speak the langu...
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Keeping your business going when things go wrong
September – harvest time! Here in Rutland, most of the fields are now stubble, dotted with bales of straw. The village gardens are full of fruit and vegetables – it’s impossible to go for a stroll without being given a marrow, a bag of apples, some raspberr...
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How a mentor can help your business
This late spring
/ early summer is one of my favourite times of year – as it gets warmer,
greenery starts bursting out everywhere and the air is filled with energy. I’ve
been tapping into this energy, attending a number of work-related workshops and
social ...
How a mentor can help your business
How a mentor can help your business
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A rare skill: Sütterlin script
Exciting news
here – Margaret Hiley Translations has moved! Not very far, however: my husband
and I have bought a cottage about five minutes’ walk from Pudding Bag Lane, so
are still happily based in Exton and enjoying the beautiful spring flowers here
in t...
A rare skill: Sütterlin script
A rare skill: Sütterlin script
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Self-employment Stories: Part Two
We have been spared
the worst of the wind and rain that have buffeted other parts of the UK here in
Rutland, though it has not been the pleasantest of months in terms of weather!
I was lucky enough to be able to distract myself from the wet by attending a
f...
Self-employment Stories: Part Two
Self-employment Stories: Part Two
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Self-employment stories – Part I: My story
Happy New Year!
It’s been a wet and foggy one here in Rutland so far, but luckily not very cold
– the first snowdrops are already emerging! Self-employment stories – Part I: My story In October last
year I visited the University of Exeter to speak to their ...
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Why I'm no longer offering translations into German
As I write, I am gazing not at my beautiful
garden in Rutland, but at my sister-in-law's beautiful garden in Upper Bavaria.
The view goes out across a meadow and a little stream overhung with willows,
and behind that the ground rises in fields covered with ...
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