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Motivate and develop your team with our top tips

September 23, 2016
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Motivate staff to maintain productivity Ensuring that team members are motivated is essential to maintaining a productive team. Some managers use fear tactics to achieve results, however, this approach only works for a limited period of time. Workers[...]
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How to evaluate options to make decision-making easier

September 21, 2016
Decision-making

Decision-making is the process of choosing between possible resolutions for issues that may arise in a business. This is an essential skill that all managers and team leaders should have. There are a few useful tips that can help you improve your decision-making[...]
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Keep your fingernails in excellent shape

September 16, 2016
Red fingernails

Fingernails are things that, along with our hands, we rely upon a lot. We scratch itches, peel off labels, climb and grab using our nails. We can do plenty with them, especially considering that they’re made of the same protein as hair. Features of[...]
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Stonebridge College reviews and the importance of customer service

September 15, 2016
Stonebridge College reviews. A microphone pointing towards the camera.

Make your voice heard At Stonebridge College, reviews are important to us. We support a network of students, but we know that there are also things that we can learn from you. By sharing ideas and feedback, you can help us to provide new solutions[...]
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A guide to working as an early years practitioner

September 14, 2016
Early years practitioner. Child on a swing

Working as an early years practitioner opens up an industry full of opportunities. Starting a childcare role is the chance to support children as they learn, develop and prepare for school. It’s a career path that could see you become self-employed,[...]
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How to become a personal trainer

September 14, 2016
How to become a personal trainer. Two women working out in a gym

Turn your passion for fitness into a career. The health and fitness market is growing fast. Many people want to live a healthier lifestyle, but don’t know where to start, or don’t have the time to follow a dedicated fitness plan. That’s[...]
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How to get a job as a teaching assistant

September 12, 2016
The role of a teaching assistant. Children with their hands up in a classroom

Take on new challenges in the education sector, by getting a job as a teaching assistant. It’s the opportunity to give every child confidence in the classroom and it’s also a popular career choice for parents. Teaching assistants benefit from flexible[...]
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Keep your pets safe during the winter months

September 9, 2016
Pets

With winter peering, its frosty head is around the corner, there are many things you need to do to make sure your pets are safe. Whilst this time of year can be great for your little balls of fur, the cold weather can be dangerous, if you don’t leave[...]
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Top tips on how to build self-confidence

September 7, 2016
Self-confidence

Lack self-confidence? Here’s some tips to help you Confidence is one of the key personal traits employers look for. If you lack self-confidence – you’re not alone, even the greatest leaders lack this trait, it is a mind-set that takes effort[...]
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Don’t crash the wedding (dos and don’ts of being a wedding guest)

September 5, 2016
Wedding

Going to a wedding is far more than just dressing up, sitting in a church for an hour or two and then getting legless in a posh pub. As a guest, you need to be aware of wedding etiquette. We’ve compiled a list of dos and don’ts, to make sure you’re[...]
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