Retraining and Study

  • How to write a covering letter

    When you’re applying for new jobs, your covering letter is just as important, if not more so, than your actual CV itself. As well as demonstrating your writing style and ability to express yourself in a clear and concise manner, the covering letter is also your opportunity to set yourself apart from the crowd. It’s

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    Diplomas

    What are Diplomas?    Diplomas are courses aimed at 14 – 19 year olds who prefer a more practical than academic approach to studying. Although some schools and colleges provide courses to 14 year olds, most students begin a Diploma at age 16. Universities and employers have contributed to the development of Diplomas in order

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    How to get the most from your day

    How often do you find yourself saying, ” Where on earth does the time go?” Of course we all have moments like that, but not every day has to be that way. Here’s a few pointers on how to get the most from your day. Some will speak to you more loudly than others, but

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    How to dress for work

    Starting a new job and need to create instant impact?  Or stuck in a rut and want to start moving upwards?  Surprisingly, how you dress could be a major factor in your success!  How to dress for work  is dependent on the kind of organisation you work for, the job you hold and your own

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    Age discrimination at work

    We deal with and challenge a lot of different forms of ‘isms’ in society: sexism, racism etc. One that we do not hear about quite as often is ageism, more commonly referred to as age discrimination. The law around Age Discrimination Included in The Equality Act, published in October 2012, it is against the law

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    How to set up a blog

    How to set up a blog and write successfully Do you have a passion?  Something which rocks your world?  Then blog about it!  Having your own blog can open the door to a vast range of opportunities – indeed, chances are, whatever you want out of life, a blog can help you get it…  Write

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