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Welcome to the MOPS blog for 2016!

What do I say to introduce you to myself, and the M♡PS Australia blog for 2016?
Hi! My name is Linda Alfredsson. I’m new here.L plate

My friends will tell you that I’m not usually stumped for words but…today I’m feeling a bit nervous.  This is my first blog post in my new role as Blog Administrator for M♡PS Australia. I’m pretty sure I don’t know what I’m doing yet but, if you’ll have me, I’m happy to stay and give it my best shot.

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MOPS Australia Awards 2015

Are you a leader?

Before you quickly answer ‘no’ and move onto read something else, let me suggest to you that as an adult who chooses to get out of bed in the morning, you are a leader! How do I know? Because each one of us is being watched by at least one other person. What we do and say influences that other person. If we are an influencer, we are in fact a leader. Maybe not the leader of an army, maybe not from the platform, from the head of a department, or even the one people see as a leader, but when you choose to put your feet to the floor in the morning, you put yourself in a position of influence. You are immediately available to lead. Continue reading “MOPS Australia Awards 2015”

Preparing for the Next Stage (the best you can)

Because I was going to be home with our baby boy anyway, we decided not to send our twin girls to Kindergarten.  So in the months leading up to their first day of school we did our best to get them prepared for the journey of learning that lay ahead of them.  But in a way, it was me who needed the training!

I mean, we are expected to provide them with a packed lunch… everyday!

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