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  • AI and Alexa
    Lúnasa 27, 2021 Alison McGowan

    AI and Alexa

    This weeks social media theme has been Artificial Intelligence and, if I'm honest, I have struggled to post for this one. I'm a traditional girl, despite running a modern internet company. I prefer books to TV, walks to drives and...

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  • Women – The founders of all humanity
    Lúnasa 20, 2021 Alison McGowan

    Women – The founders of all humanity

    For millennia women have been seen as a sign of strength and fertility, recognised as the mothers of all humanity and the continuation of our race as humans. Yet, here, almost ¼ of the way through the 21st century, 6...

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  • The Chicken & The Lettuce
    Iúil 7, 2021 Alison McGowan

    The Chicken & The Lettuce

    Dear Readers, that is assuming we have some readers out there..... This weekend at Haywill Animal Rescue was little more hectic than usual. In about 2 weeks work begins on a new roof at the Etherow Centre, meaning we have...

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  • Haywill Animal Rescue
    Meitheamh 27, 2021 Alison McGowan

    Haywill Animal Rescue

    As some of you many or may not know, my daughter and I have been volunteering at a local animal rescue for a while now. Haywill Animal Rescue and Therapy Centre, with sites in both Glossop and Broadbottom, and its daily...

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  • Lúnasa 5, 2020 Alison McGowan

    From IT Classes To eCommerce

    I remember our IT classes in high school. We had 2 rooms each filled with about 30+ computers. Like the rest of the class, we never really took the lessons seriously, mostly messed about and played pranks. I left high...

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  • Sorry I though you where older.... - McGowan & Co
    Iúil 7, 2020 Alison McGowan

    Sorry I though you where older....

    Hands up if you have ever forgotten a birthday/anniversary. Or more to the point, hands up if you have forgotten yours or someone else's age. Well just that happened to me yesterday. As we all celebrated the 72nd birthday of...

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  • Bealtaine 16, 2020 Ali McGowan

    Hyde Park Anti Lockdown Protest

    Day 52 in British lockdown, and the unrest has spilt over into protest. Hyde Park Anti Lockdown Protest, with slogans such as ‘I Am A Free Man, I Am Not A Number’. As a mother of 2 young children I...

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  • Living In Lockdown - McGowan & Co
    Aibreán 26, 2020 Alison McGowan

    Living In Lockdown

    Its the hottest, driest April ever recorded. But it will be one we will never want to remember. Our lives are dominated by strange virus that come over from China, we are separated from our family's by Social distancing and...

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  • Márta 1, 2020 Alison McGowan

    My Introduction

    I've been in business for the best part of 6 years now, and although I know all about the benefits of 'Blogging' its not something I have ever gotten into. So here we go.
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