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Studying tips for the school holidays (Part One)

Learning from home comes with many advantages. The flexibility to learn when, where and how you want.  No classrooms, a healthy work-study balance YET one of the hardest things you will encounter is trying to study in the holidays – especially if you’ve got children. Naturally, you want to spend time with your family and

Is it possible to work in admin without prior experience?

Admin is one of those jobs that everyone assumes they can do but actually don’t know anything about it i.e. what it entails. In truth, it is a progressive career where you can work your way up the ladder as you gain more qualifications and experience. Yet, is it possible to get into this career

Top tips for relieving stress in the workplace

Whether you’re considering launching your own business or you’re simply interested in exploring online business courses, one of the first things you’ll learn is that for a business to be successful you need to take into consideration the well-being of your staff, namely the potential triggers for stress, and stress is a big problem in

Hard skills and soft skills – what is the difference?

We talk a lot about the kind of skills you should have in your arsenal – but what about hard skills and soft skills? How can they help boost your CV? What are hard skills? Hard skills are the kind of skills you’ll commonly find on a CV because they are the ones you have

Top tips for improving your memory

Even if you decide to go the online learning route and don’t need to take exams, knowing how to maximise your memory retention can improve your employability. Think about it… Jobs are constantly evolving. With every passing year, new technology is being created to improve our efficiency. As such, you will spend your life having

Is it possible to get a job without work experience?

The good news is – yes you can! True, a lot of employers prefer to see some form of work experience before they hire you, and yes, work experience can help to strength your career prospects, however it is not the be all and end all. In fact, it is entirely possible to get onto
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