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The past year has seen an explosion in the availability of online learning oppor
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Writing a successful CV
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How to climb the career ladder
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Are you finding yourself stuck with no opportunity to...

Blow your own trumpet week
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As an independent girls’ school celebrate their...

How to retrain while supporting a family
29 Apr 2013 - 9:26pm

Are you considering a new career move or just want to...

Why you need to have a strong work/life balance
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The importance of balancing work and play...

Should children be tested?
14 Jan 2013 - 6:54pm

Are exams for your children a waste of time or...

How to stand out at an interview
14 Jan 2013 - 5:56pm

It’s not just the top notch CV...

How to prepare for a new job
9 Nov 2012 - 12:38pm

Starting a new job requires preparation to the highest...

Career U-turn
6 Nov 2012 - 12:12pm

How to embrace that excitement and turn it into a career...

How to handle negative feedback in the office
1 Nov 2012 - 5:38pm

It’s the most awkward of situations, but how do...

Making a great impression
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Those important tips for nailing an interview...

Preparing for university
31 Aug 2012 - 9:22pm

With the exams done and dusted, what's your...

Are you ready for your child to go to university?
31 Aug 2012 - 9:02pm

What effect does them leaving have on you? Well, a lot!...

Highlights

9 Feb 2012 - 4:09pm

It was in 2009 that part-time actor Kris Haddow decided...

9 Feb 2012 - 3:57pm

Nicola Awford OU alumna, works for the Foreign and...

Creative satisfaction - Carys Bray
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Getting creative satisfaction from an Open University...

The past year has seen an explosion in the availability of online learning oppor
11 Jun 2014 - 12:10pm

Many traditional universities now offer online degrees...

Writing a successful CV
19 Feb 2014 - 12:10pm

Learn the secrets of writing a successful CV

Retrain for a new job
8 Oct 2013 - 10:12am

Retrain for a new job in 2013 and kickstart your career...

How to climb the career ladder
20 Jun 2013 - 4:53pm

Are you finding yourself stuck with no opportunity to...

Blow your own trumpet week
9 May 2013 - 9:14am

As an independent girls’ school celebrate their...

How to retrain while supporting a family
29 Apr 2013 - 9:26pm

Are you considering a new career move or just want to...

Why you need to have a strong work/life balance
16 Jan 2013 - 2:31pm

The importance of balancing work and play...

Should children be tested?
14 Jan 2013 - 6:54pm

Are exams for your children a waste of time or...

How to stand out at an interview
14 Jan 2013 - 5:56pm

It’s not just the top notch CV...

How to prepare for a new job
9 Nov 2012 - 12:38pm

Starting a new job requires preparation to the highest...

Career U-turn
6 Nov 2012 - 12:12pm

How to embrace that excitement and turn it into a career...

How to handle negative feedback in the office
1 Nov 2012 - 5:38pm

It’s the most awkward of situations, but how do...