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Exercise challenge

http://neilarey.com/challenges/ab-challenge.html Today I started a 30 day ab challenge. I did the core challenge (http://neilarey.com/challenges/core-challenge.html) a few months ago and enjoyed the increase in strength over the month. I like the workouts and challenges on the neila ray website, they … Continue reading

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Exercise challenge Today I started a 30 day ab challenge. I did the core challenge (http://neilarey.com/challenges/core-challenge.html) a few months ago and enjoyed the increase in strength over the month. I like the workouts and challenges on the neila ray website, … Continue reading

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The shortest day

Today is winter solstice in New Zealand, the shortest day of the year. I remember this day as a child, helping to plant the garlic and my mother always lighting a candle and leaving it to burn overnight (not particularly … Continue reading

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Academic publishing: a battle

It feels like vendor season – renewal decision time for lots of our journals and databases, lots of visits from vendors, and we are in the process of looking at new a new Library management system. On the topic of … Continue reading

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Live like a hero: love your job?

I came across this video this evening, the description claimed it makes you want to pack your bags and run away from the drag of work. For me, the video made grateful I don’t have a job merely to get … Continue reading

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The World Cup of everything else Gutted I didn’t find this before I opted out of being part of a World Cup draw. I would have liked to pick my odds based on percentage of females in government, maybe most … Continue reading

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The outsider: liaison librarian

Today I attended a conference day for counselling education doctoral candidates at my university. ┬áThe presentations were made by counselling phd students at all stages of the phd journey – from pre-enrolment to a week away from confirmation. I attended … Continue reading

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