Online Learning

Painting Skills Enhance Home Study Project

Painting Skills Enhance Home Study Project

I was happily meandering through a very historic village that’s quite near me, on a walk with some pals.  We were chatting away and very nearly had an embarrassing mishap by almost bumping into and knocking over a lady who was sat in the middle […]

Basic Learning Skills Improved With Practice

Basic Learning Skills Improved With Practice

Knowing our Ps and Qs . . . . . .  a strange phrase which doesn’t actually seem to have a difinitive explanation but generally is taken to mean watching one’s language when out socialising and with family.   This is all part of the rich […]

From Classroom To Computer For Real Learning Choices

From Classroom To Computer For Real Learning Choices

There really isn’t anything better than being amongst friends and colleagues when there are training courses to be undertaken.  I remember the days of moving en-masse from our usual office block in town, to another one miles off,   with all the time, cost and […]

Sitting Entry Exams Benefits From Online Coaching

Sitting Entry Exams Benefits From Online Coaching

We of a certain age are very familiar with the old style classroom scenario – teacher up the front of the class, chalk in hand and chalk board rubber in the other.  One particular one was really excellent at writing behind her with her right […]

Finding A Niche With Online Training Package

Finding A Niche With Online Training Package

Some years ago, due to conflicts of interest in a take over situation, I had to be ‘got rid of’.  I was deeply upset as I really loved my job – or so I thought.  It involved a lot of customer contact, my excellent powers […]

Family History Coming Home With Heritage Study Courses

Family History Coming Home With Heritage Study Courses

In this period of commemoration of the Armistice in 1918 we have been totally swamped on tv and radio with memories, tapes, recordings and words that have been hitherto squirrelled away in attics, store cupboards, precious memory boxes.  Technical advances have meant we can confidently […]

Starting Online Learning Habits Whilst Young

Starting Online Learning Habits Whilst Young

One of the more fascinating aspects of getting older is looking back and seeing what we thought we knew from years ago, how relevant it is to today’s learning.  Having to learn times tables in arithmetic – these have been one of the best things […]

Life’s Rich Tapestry Made Richer With E-Learning

Life’s Rich Tapestry Made Richer With E-Learning

I very happily belong to most of the heritage organisations in this country.  I made the decision some years ago that I would try to support anything to do with historic houses, gardens and properties in general, within my very limited scope as an untrained […]

Typing & Commercial Studies Still Posssible – Online

Typing & Commercial Studies Still Posssible – Online

I was talking recently to a couple of very aged ladies – we were on a European coach trip, and  were just getting to know each other – as you do on tours.  These ladies had both been civil servants, back in the day when, […]

Any Career Is Possible With Help From Online Courses

Any Career Is Possible With Help From Online Courses

One of my best pals from many years ago has just decided she wants to go back to work after some years away from the humdrum world of office work.  She was very surprised how much she has to prepare for even going in to […]