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So true, thank you for sharing

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Thanks for restacking šŸ’œ

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Dec 11, 2023Liked by Adele Jarrett-Kerr

This really struck a chord with me.Precisely why Iā€™m deeply hesitant to share of myself.

Thank you for bringing these thoughtful observations to light.

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I identify so much with that hesitation!

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Dec 13, 2023Liked by Adele Jarrett-Kerr

Yes! This really resonated with me. I've been out of the workforce longer than I was in it, first because of disability and then childrearing. Sometimes I get really caught off guard when I'm talking to new people, attempting to give some context for who I am.

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It's kind of weird isn't it that paid work is so often a big part of the context people are expecting.

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Dec 11, 2023Liked by Adele Jarrett-Kerr

I definitely relate to this. I don't have many opportunities to share what I do, but when it happens I usually downplay or deflect because it is hard to describe why it is meaningful.

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Relatable! I'm trying to practise in advance of conversations but whether it'll ever get comfortable, we'll see

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