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May 2016

10 surprising words invented by authors

By | 2017-08-23T08:24:33+00:00 May 20th, 2016|General|

  We’ve all heard of the phrase ‘wordsmith’ being used to describe authors, but did you know that some authors actually invented some of the words we use on a daily basis? Take a look below at 10 words created by authors over the centuries; you may [...]

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Female Directors on the rise

By | 2017-08-22T10:33:14+00:00 May 6th, 2016|Business & Economy|

A recent study found that gender equality within the boardroom is on the rise (32.5%), especially in Nordic countries; however this isn’t the case throughout Europe. The rise in female board members can be linked to a law which was passed in Norway a decade ago. This [...]

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April 2016

Tired of sitting? Why not try a standing desk

By | 2017-08-22T10:55:14+00:00 April 22nd, 2016|General|

Are you tired of sitting for over 8 hours at your desk? Well, there could be a solution. Have you ever thought of investing in a standing desk? It may not only benefit your posture but also your health. In fact, the American Cancer Society has established [...]

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Music lover? – How it can improve your studies

By | 2017-08-16T14:18:10+00:00 April 8th, 2016|General|

Do you listen to music whilst studying or do your prefer peace and quiet? There’s lots of evidence out there to suggest that listening to music can in fact help you perform cognitive tasks. So sit back, pop in your headphones if you feel the need and [...]

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March 2016

Award Nomination

By | 2016-03-30T16:48:33+00:00 March 30th, 2016|General|

It's not long until the Freight Industry Times Supply Chain Champions Awards and we’ve been nominated (woohoo) - we’re up for the Training Provider of the year award on 14th April. The awards will celebrate organisations and individuals who play an essential role within the supply chain logistics [...]

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Everything you need to know about AAT

By | 2017-08-22T12:20:48+00:00 March 24th, 2016|General|

If you’ve ever thought of a role in accounting or bookkeeping, then look no further than Distance Learning College! Why not take a gander at our guide and find out everything that you could possible need to know about our AAT qualifications? Who are AAT? AAT are [...]

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February 2016

Earn up to £50,000!

By | 2017-08-22T13:35:13+00:00 February 26th, 2016|General|

  Whether you’re wishing to start a career within Manufacturing or progress in your current role, we have the course for you! With an accredited, regulated and globally recognised IOM or IoSCM qualification you’ll be securing a better future for yourself and your family whilst potentially earning [...]

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