Thinking About a Career in HR?

Are you stuck in a job that isn’t for you? Are you ready for a career change? Have you thought about a career in Human Resources (HR)?

How to Beat Blue Monday

Today is ‘Blue Monday’, or rather the third Monday in January that’s been dubbed officially as the most depressing day of the year, every year.

The New CIPD Qualifications Have Arrived

The CIPD has spent the last few years working on the Professions for the Future which has led to some exciting changes in the world of Human Resources and Learning and Development.

Are You Unlocking High Performance?

Companies like to identify and nurture the employees they see as having high potential.

Managers – Competence OR Style?

Whether we like it or not every manager has a management competency level and a management style.

CIPD Learner Stories: Nicola Rowe

"I would not have been able to effectively implement the project if it wasn’t for my module."

CIPD Learner Stories: Jenny Wright

"I needed a provider that would fit into my life. I work full time and have two children, so flexible studying was absolutely key."

Stress Awareness

Stress Awarenesses Day is celebrated in November, so we thought we would take a really good look at what stress is, why we have it, and what we can do to manage it.

Tips For Taking Care Of Our Mental Health in 2020

October is Mental Health Awareness month and our Quality Assurance Manager, Emma, has shared with us the ways she is looking after her mental health in what has been a very trying year for everyone.

Basic Functional Skills in the UK

It is well known that the UK is struggling to compete against other countries in the league tables of comparing adult literacy skills.

CIPD Learner Stories: Nicki Marshall

"I was able to work at my own pace which was particularly helpful."