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Picking up the Pieces

April 30, 2020
All of us have faced challenges over the last six weeks. We all have been saddened by the daily reports of those who have lost their lives, and the everlasting loss for their whānau and friends. A lot of small businesses – the backbone of our economy – will never be the...
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Staying Ahead of the Game

March 27, 2020
March is the toughest month for pharmacists. It’s the month when we send in our annual portfolio of learning to the Pharmacy Council. This is one of the criteria enabling us to maintain our registration. No one enjoys it. Although we have had 12 months to prepare, like Chr...
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Part of my routine each morning is to bring in the paper and read it over breakfast. My kids think I’m a dinosaur, and I realise that we paper readers are a dying breed. There was a recent price rise, which forced me to rethink whether keeping this habit was worthwhil...
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Last year, our whānau faced an unexpected crisis when my wife fell seriously ill. It made me realise that no one is exempt from the harsh realities of life. Although it was a difficult and unpleasant time, the experience has taught me a few things. How do we know what stren...
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Aspiration or Arrogance?

September 21, 2019
There are a few things in life that I really enjoy doing. One is relaxing and having a good laugh with friends. Another is watching rugby, particularly the All Blacks. Another is reading a good biography or autobiography. So, to combine two of these, I have just finished rea...
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The Rewards of Volunteering

August 31, 2019
Recently I was involved in the junior prizegiving ceremonies for two local sports clubs and a service organisation. All the events were well run, and the kids enjoyed them immensely.  It was great to see their efforts rewarded. The thing that struck me the most was the ...
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Over the period of a month recently, our family faced a crisis, and this gave me pause to remind myself what the important things are in life. While visiting the hospital I came into contact with many people at the end of their lives. It was sad, confronting, and thought-pro...
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Getting Mow-tivated

June 27, 2019
The other day a customer said, “The best way to make sure my house is clean, is to invite someone over for dinner!” I laughed about that. But somehow, it rang true. If I want to make sure our section is tidy, I invite my Dad over. His garden is like a park, and just know...
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There have been numerous occasions when I’ve acted on what I thought someone said, only to find out that I had completely the wrong end of the stick. And vice-versa.  In the pharmacy the other day, this occurred in my interaction with one of the staff. Luckily it wasn...
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