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Adult education

Adult Education Bursaries – Could you be Entitled?

Perhaps you are a little surprised to see the word ‘bursary’? It may feel like a relic from the past, those halcyon days of full grants and reasonable tuition fees. But yes, bursaries do still exist, and even more surprisingly, these particular ones are designed for adults. What are Adult Education bursaries? They are offered

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Made redundant

Your redundancy rights

Redundancy is one of the defining aspects of recessions, and always one of the most damaging for people. However, whilst it is common, this will likely to be of no comfort for people who experience it, and being made redundant as often described as being traumatic, stressful and distressing. You have entitlements Generally, people are

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Top 10 educational apps for kids

How to raise children and study at the same time

Wondering how to raise children and study at the same time? At some point in your parenting career you may find that you need to study at evenings & weekends to keep your career on track. Completing a professional qualification on top of bringing up kids and running a house may sound impossible, but other

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dressing for an interview

Dressing for an interview

Dressing for an interview is harder than ever for a working mum: The power suits of the 80s are gone, but do you go the other way and look like a total pushover? Are you still even meant to look like a woman, or is it jumpers and trousers all round? Fashions and fads come

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Getting your foot in the door with the perfect CV

Getting your foot in the door with the perfect CV

A perfect CV can give you that head start you deserve. If there’s one thing that really hurts when you’ve been eliminated from the recruitment process it’s knowing that deep down you’re right for the job, but that you’ve been out-presented by someone who’s all cover and no book. To give yourself a fair chance, particularly

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