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Ringing the changes for a new year
Ringing the changes for a new year
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For many people, the start of a new year is an exciting time as they think about what the coming year will bring (and work through their new year’s resolutions). For others it’s a less exciting time. Nevertheless, it is a chance to take stock, think about things that could make life better and to look forward to the coming year …
Trades salaries in the spotlight
Trades salaries in the spotlight
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Electricians’ salaries remain the highest in the building trades. Training provider Trade Skills 4U has some advice on how you too can join their well-paid ranks
Words of wisdom
Words of wisdom
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An eclectic mix of war, love, fun and sadness, The Words of the Wise Old Paratrooper, by Robin Horsfall, is a collection of humorous short stories with a military flavour, accompanied by poetry and philosophical thoughts – some deep, others satirical …
It’s all about that base
It’s all about that base
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Stoll is the leading provider of supported housing for Veterans, helping the most vulnerable Service leavers by providing them with an affordable home to rent and the support they need to lead independent lives. Former Para Steve Plume tells us how they gave him a firm foundation on which to build his life …
Taking stock, broadening horizons
Taking stock, broadening horizons
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The Access to Higher Education (Access to HE) Diploma – regulated by the Quality Assurance Agency for Higher Education (QAA) – is a widely recognised qualification that provides a second chance for adults who left school without the qualifications needed to enter higher education. If that’s you, read on …
Support for a brighter tomorrow
Support for a brighter tomorrow
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Stoll is the leading provider of supported housing for Veterans, helping the most vulnerable Service leavers by providing them with an affordable home to rent and the support they need to lead independent lives. Here’s how Stoll helped one individual turn her life around …
Leading questions
Leading questions
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Is military leadership any different from that in other fields of human endeavour? Does it require a similar leadership philosophy, choice of leadership style and the same leadership values found in civilian business? Regular Quest contributor Steve Higgs is here with some answers
Wired to succeed
Wired to succeed
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Confused by the huge array of electrical-related qualifications offered by training providers? Find the direct current route to Qualified Electrician status with Electrical Courses Ltd
From stadium to boardroom: scrumming for success
From stadium to boardroom: scrumming for success
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A new book, Leader on the Pitch, shows you how to become the captain of your business through the wisdom of rugby resilience …
Looking for  a new start?
Looking for a new start?
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Follow your dream with an Access to HE Diploma

Training See all

BV Associates Limited | Construction
As a NEBOSH Gold Provider, BV Associates Limited can provide you with over 50 types of health and safety related courses and qualifications.
Nationwide
Vulcan Fire Training | Health & Safety
With over 50 years in the fire services industry, Managing Director Graham Holloway established Vulcan Fire Training in 1992 to successfully deliver all levels of fire training to various blue-chip organisations throughout the UK and overseas.
East Midlands, Greater London, North West, Scotland

Jobs See all

Hilton Hotels | Hospitality
We understand just how daunting it can be leaving the military and settling back into civilian life. We have many positions across the country that could be an ideal fit for you, and you just don’t know it yet! We welcome anyone to apply and we will go out of our way to show you the renowned Hilton Hospitality.
A guaranteed interview in Hilton hotels
Mid Level Java Developer | Computing & IT
We are looking for a focus purely on Java skills - we need to make sure they have commercial experience and evidence of what they have done in their previous role.

Univeristy See all

Edinburgh Napier University | Distance Learning
Edinburgh Napier University can equip both Undergraduate and Post Graduate students for success in an increasingly competitive job market.
International
University College of Estate Management | Construction
UCEM is the leading provider of supported online education for the Built Environment, with over 95 years’ experience of providing the highest quality learning opportunities. At any one time, we have more than 3,500 students from more than 100 countries benefiting from our qualifications taught by tutors with extensive industry experience.
International