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November 2015

Proud to support the Armed Forces -Award Winners!

By | 2015-11-10T14:47:27+00:00 November 10th, 2015|General|

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: [...]

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September 2015

Scandinavian standards could change world

By | 2015-09-29T12:59:19+00:00 September 29th, 2015|General|

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 [...]

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The Transformation of the Workplace

By | 2015-09-29T09:57:01+00:00 September 29th, 2015|General|

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; [...]

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Top ten tips to improve your creativity

By | 2015-09-29T09:47:53+00:00 September 29th, 2015|General|

Innovation is the lifeblood of any successful company today. For many companies, however, the pursuit of innovative ideas is missing a key element: creativity. Nurturing your creative self is the only way to truly unlock your strategic mind and bring your business skills to bear in new, [...]

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Academic Vs Professional

By | 2017-08-17T09:19:42+00:00 September 9th, 2015|General|

A question has been struggling to get to the surface, on the lips of all those aspiring to further qualification throughout the land. Which is the better qualification Academic or Professional? This is the definitive showdown… Academic Vs Professional Tale of the tape: The Academic Focus: Research [...]

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August 2015

Evolution of the supply chain selfie

By | 2015-08-27T08:27:29+00:00 August 27th, 2015|General|

When you hear the word selfie, what images are conjured? A coarse Kardashian perhaps?  A timid teen fishing for approval? Some other poor alliterative phrase? But, the selfie is much more than that, it is a folk art. That’s a big claim but, it is clear that [...]

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How to Rescue Your Career

By | 2017-08-23T09:54:22+00:00 August 27th, 2015|General|

If you’re reading this then odds are you are stranded in the sea of job dissatisfaction, lost in the mountains of underachievement, or even stuck in the burning building of unemployment. “Nope, not me, I’m perfectly content with my career” – Said nobody, ever. You know you [...]

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The Top Ten Factors of Employee Satisfaction

By | 2017-08-23T12:57:40+00:00 August 27th, 2015|General|

New research from Reed.co.uk reveals the average age workers experience career contentment is 32. A person’s 30’s is the most important decade as people are more likely to find fulfilment at work as well as in their relationships – with most getting married in their 30’s. The [...]

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An Award For Distance Learning!

By | 2015-08-20T10:43:52+00:00 August 20th, 2015|General|

Distance Learning College are the proud recipients of this year’s Acquisition International’s Business Excellence Award “Since 2010, Acquisition International Magazine's annual awards have been highlighting the amazing work done by those firms and individuals whose ceaseless dedication to innovation, customer care and the continued growth and improvement of [...]

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The End Of University?

By | 2017-08-23T13:14:51+00:00 August 19th, 2015|General|

Graduate qualification is at saturation point as the majority of UK graduates work in jobs that don’t require degrees.   The latest CIPD research shows that over 58% of graduates are working in non-graduate roles. There are simply not enough ‘highly-skilled entry level’ roles and many higher [...]

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