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How to start a degree in psychology and sociology

November 2, 2016
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Social science is a field of study that focuses on society and relationships between people. It’s broken down into topics including economics, human geography, psychology and sociology. Understanding how communities are built, and how different[...]
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How do you get a job as a science teacher?

October 27, 2016
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Why become a science teacher? The internet has made science far more accessible. We can get answers to our questions instantly. With so much information about subjects like space exploration at our fingertips, it’s easy to forget just how much[...]
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Everything you need to know about 19+ Advanced Learner Loans

October 19, 2016
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The affordable way to study You’ve probably heard about loans for university students, but did you know that financial support is also available for distance learners? 19+ Advanced Learner Loans give you the opportunity to work towards a qualification,[...]
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Get your dream job and a career boost with our interview tips

October 19, 2016
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Where did it all begin? The job interview as we know it was the creation of businessman and inventor Thomas Edison, in 1921. Determined to weed out unsuitable candidates, he put together 146 questions in a famously difficult written test. The questions[...]
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Write a successful CV

October 13, 2016
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Land an interview Many people create CVs as historical documents, instead of marketing tools. Although you might see it as a dull piece of paper, that you’ve been remodelling for years, your CV still matters. You can secure more job interviews,[...]
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Can I go to university without A-Levels?

October 7, 2016
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Why should I go to university? At Stonebridge, we train thousands of learners in the UK and internationally, to give them the confidence and skills to start a degree. If you’re over 21 and didn’t go to college or university after school, then[...]
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5 different ways infections can spread

September 30, 2016
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Ever wondered how infections spread? Before you can reduce your risk of contracting infections it is vital to know how they can spread. An infection is caused by bacteria and viruses, that wouldn’t normally be present in the body, invading the body.[...]
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How to become a midwife

September 26, 2016
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There are currently over 27,000 midwives in the UK but despite a decrease in birth rates, there is still a shortage of qualified maternity staff. If you are looking for a career that is both demanding and rewarding, have a calm and caring nature and are[...]
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5 key principles of nutrition

September 26, 2016
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Good nutrition will help you live a better life Living a healthy lifestyle can seem difficult, but it honestly doesn’t have to be! There are 5 nutrition principles that can help you improve your quality of life and feel great. Water is your friend The[...]
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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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