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Why should you do an online marketing course?

By now you’re probably aware that marketing is one of the most popular, in demand jobs around. But why? Why is this particular career proving to be so lucrative? More importantly, why should you use this information to help you pick an online course? The answer is simple: diversity. Not only is every business now […]

How to turn redundancy around

Redundancy can occur for a variety of reasons – a business closing, a company experiencing financial difficulty, a job role no longer being needed, a location change however, just because the job is gone, doesn’t mean you have to let it get you down. In fact, being made redundant could prove to be the opportunity […]

When is online learning the best choice?

In the current climate, having access to nationally recognised qualifications which you can complete at home, is fantastic. At a click of a button, you can improve your CV and add an array of qualifications to your arsenal which could improve your employability odds. However, is online learning the right choice for everyone? We investigate… […]

Improving your vocabulary

Our vocabulary and ability to speak is something we don’t always appreciate. There is a natural assumption that we know all the words we need to know, and that we know as much as everyone else. However, if you were to test a bunch of people, covering a breadth of different ages and backgrounds you’d […]

Your Personality Type and How it May Affect Your Job Choices

Have you ever wondered if you’d be happier in a job if you matched it to suit your personality? You’re not alone. There are numerous studies which suggest that paying attention to your personality traits can help you to better tailor your job choices and succeed in attaining a happier work/life balance. Yet, how can […]

Most weird and obscure online courses

When it comes to online courses, we are all familiar with the traditional ones of psychology, teaching, photography and animal care. But what about the more obscure courses? The rare ones which stand out for their unusual titles and qualities? Are they worth pursuing, or are they unique for reason? In this article, we shall […]

Careers you can get with a creative writing qualification

When it comes to creative writing qualifications, you can’t be blamed for assuming that your career routes will be limited to journalism, blog writing and being a novelist. However, there is much more to getting a writing qualification than the above careers. In truth, there are a variety of jobs that you can explore – […]

Qualifications of the UK’s rich and famous

If you’ve ever wondered what qualifications your favourite celebrities have got in their arsenal, then we have got the answer for you. Below we have compiled a list of 6 top UK celebrities and have not only revealed their academic origins, but have shown how some, but not all have gone on to use their […]

Alternative careers to teaching

Teaching is an incredibly rewarding yet taxing career. Despite preconceptions that teachers get every holiday off, this couldn’t be further from the truth. The reality is, when you become a teacher your days will stretch far beyond the average 9 ‘til 5. And your holidays? Well, you’ll be too busy prepping for the next term […]

Popular Summer Jobs

Maybe you’ve just finished college or university and you’re looking to work somewhere over the summer holidays. Or maybe you’re at an impasse in your life where you want to change things up, but are not sure how. Whatever your reasons for seeking out a summer job, the good news is there are a variety […]