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Monthly Archives: November 2018

  • What Personality Types Suit Which Career

    What Personality Types Suit Which Career

    Ever wondered why certain jobs weren't meant for you? 

    It might be worth looking into finding out what your personality type is to find how your interests, skills and your natural thought process can be best used in a workplace environment.

    In this article, we take a look at the famous Myers-Brigger Personality Types, and share which type of jobs is best suited for each personality type. 

    What is the Myers-Briggs Personality Type

    The Myer-Briggs Type Indicator (MBTI) was developed by Katherine Cook Briggs and Isabel Briggs Myers to determine the psychological preferences of how people perceive the world around them and how they make decisions. The MBTI is essentially a self-reported questionnaire.

    There are 16 personality types which a....

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  • How to Become a Traffic Marshal

    How to Become a Traffic Marshal

    Looking to become a traffic marshal? This article will give you a breakdown of how to become a traffic marshal as well as their duties and responsibilities.

    What is a Traffic Marshal?

    A traffic marshal, also known as a banksman, is a designated person who is professionally trained in safely directing large moving vehicles around a construction site. They are trained to place themselves into correct positions and make use of banksman signals, and possibly radio communication, to guide large vehicle drivers when their view is obstructed.

    Traffic marshals help to prevent accidents from happening on a building site or loading bay.

    Roles and Responsibilities

    Traffic marshals are the eyes and ears of drivers of large vehicles, in particularly....

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  • What is the Role of a Health and Social Care Assessor?

    What is the Role of a Health and Social Care Assessor?

    Interested to know what a health and social care assessor does? This article gives you a break down into the daily responsibilities of a health and social care assessor, the perks, the requirements and salary expectations.

    What Does a Health and Social Care Assessor Do?

    Health and Social Care Assessors are responsible for designing and delivering learning and development sessions to help improve both knowledge and skills for staff in a social care setting.

    Assessors could either work for a health and social care employer and deliver staff training sessions within the organisation, or they could work in an independent training provider that delivers staff training to various health and social care employers.

    Typical roles and responsibilities include:

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  • What are Distance Learning Courses?

    What are Distance Learning Courses?

    Distance learning is fast becoming a popular learning route for those looking to have flexibility and more control over their study schedule so it can fit it in with their work and home life.

    In this article, we take a further look into what a distance course is, how they work and the benefits of distance learning.

    What is a Distance Learning Course?

    A distance learning course is a type of course where students learn the course material remotely without having any face-to-face contact with a teacher in a classroom setting.

    Since the advent of the internet and the widespread use of computing technology, an increasing number of students are enrolling onto distance learning courses - especially at university level. According to ....

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  • What is a Further Education College?

    What is a Further Education College?

    There are 48 Further Education colleges in London that offer a wide range of courses including vocational, academic, technical and professional level qualifications.

    According to the Association of Colleges, Further Education colleges in the UK have helped approximately 2.2 million students in improving their employability skills and broaden their career opportunities.

    But what are Further Education colleges? And what type of courses do they offer?

    What is a Further Education College?

    Further education refers to any study after secondary education, it is not a part of higher education, where a student goes to university to attain an undergraduate or post-graduate degree. Further Education colleges....

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