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How to keep active at work

Many of you may be trying to find new ways to get fit this new year; so why not take a look at our guide to becoming more active at work? Research has found that those in office based roles spend 77%* of their working day spent sitting down, so we’ve came up with a... - Read more

Posted: January 6th 2016 in General

Christmas Jumper Day!

We celebrated Christmas Jumper Day today in style. We hope you joined in and wore your jazzy jumpers too! Not only does it get you into the spirit of the season and gives you that ‘festive feeling’, you can also raise money for great national and local charities. Have a great Christmas and we’ll see... - Read more

Posted: December 18th 2015 in General

What your desk says about you

You spend a lot of time at your desk, so there’s no doubt that your personality will have an effect on how you organise your work space. It may surprise you that it says quite a lot about your personality to your fellow colleagues and employer. Take a look at our guide and see if... - Read more

Posted: December 11th 2015 in General

10 CV mistakes to avoid

We all know how difficult it is to find the perfect job and to make your CV stand out from the crowd. With the average number of applicants for each role at 188 and recruiters only reading CV’s between 5 and 7 seconds, you have to ensure that your CV is the best it can... - Read more

Posted: December 1st 2015 in General

Autumn magazine out now!

The wait is over; our Autumn edition of DLC Digest is now available to download direct from our site (please see the link below). To entertain you on these crisp and chilly nights we have an array of features such as: Study Tips, Ask a Mentor and Employee Focus, allowing you the chance to become... - Read more

Posted: November 24th 2015 in General

Distance Learning or the Classroom?

We could be seen as having a vested interest in showing you the benefits of distance learning compared to the classroom but don’t take our word for it, take a look below and find out for yourself. Passive Learning: Classroom – In a classroom setting those who are more confident tend to dominate conversations and... - Read more

Posted: November 16th 2015 in General

Christmas Unwrapped

Welcome to DLC’s Christmas Unwrapped – a Christmas campaign like no other! So, what exactly does it entail? Unlike other companies we won’t be offering you a ‘one off’ gift but 12 consecutive festive freebies as a thank you for enrolling onto one of our globally recognised qualifications – just like the 12 days of... - Read more

Posted: November 10th 2015 in General

Proud to support the Armed Forces -Award Winners!

We are thrilled to announce that Distance Learning College have been awarded with another award and this time it was the Nationwide Resettlement award for Best Academic Course Provider Catering for Service Leavers. The inaugural awards ceremony acknowledged those offering top quality support to service leavers including: advice, re-training and employment as well as celebrating... - Read more

Posted: November 10th 2015 in General

Scandinavian standards could change world

The Scandinavian countries may differ geographically, financially and even culturally but when it comes to corporate social responsibility – especially when it comes to dealing with distant suppliers – they have something in common… CSR spotlight Corporate social responsibility (CSR) – including both environmental and ethical aspects – is particularly important to Scandinavian governments, the... - Read more

Posted: September 29th 2015 in General

The Transformation of the Workplace

Business offices have changed over the centuries as management theory, materials and technology have evolved. The pace of this change is increasing, and the nature of the change now includes where and how people work together. Of course, technology has had material changes on how we work; all we need to do is imagine the... - Read more

Posted: September 29th 2015 in General