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Business Start Up Element 3 – Planning the Marketing Approach

November 16, 2016
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You’ve built and refined your business start up idea and turned it into a unique and exciting product that your target audience needs. In Element 3 you will use the marketing mix to develop a positioning strategy and begin to generate a loyal customer[...]
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Black Friday – Everything that you Need to Know

November 15, 2016

In the UK, we’ve long been adopting American traditions. School prom nights, Halloween and most recently Thanksgiving, but nothing causes quite the same level of hysteria as Black Friday. In a recent article for the Retail Shop Fitting and Display Summit,[...]
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Continue Your Business Start Up Journey – Building the Business Idea

November 9, 2016
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You are now fully equipped with the knowledge that you need to begin your entrepreneurial journey, and should turn your attention to building your business start up idea. Consider who will buy your product or service, gain valuable feedback from your[...]
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Begin Your Business Start Up Journey with Stonebridge

November 3, 2016

Setting up a new business requires specific skills and attributes in order to grow a start up from an initial idea to a successful business. There are six key elements to starting a new business, each one as important as the next in ensuring the continued[...]
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How to start a degree in psychology and sociology

November 2, 2016

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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