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Do you need some business advice? From Starting a Business, to saving a business, we have hints and tips for all kinds of business. We have experience in running small businesses, with many years experience in running small businesses.

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Brand New Food and Beverage Operations Course. Learn more about food and beverage operations in cafes, catering, coffee shops and restaurants.
 

Blogging is something that has grown substantially in recent years. With the current global situation, COVID-19, never mind other changes around the world, many people are choosing to share their experiences with others through blogging.

A blog is an online diary for some, as a way of sharing their experiences and thoughts. 

 
Anyone who works with plants should understand how critical it is to have an understanding of plant taxonomy and plant identification. Our new 100-hour course offers a unique opportunity to study plants and gain an understanding of the scientific systems of classification and naming conventions.
 

Principal of ACS Distance Education, John Mason, looks at the current changes in education from an Australian perspective.

Whilst many parts of the higher education industry are in turmoil, this does not mean all of the industry is in decline as a whole. Some parts of the industry are experiencing rapid growth.

How then can the industry evolve as a whole to suit learners and employer demands?

 
Life used to be simpler, made up of three stages – childhood and adolescence, going to school and living at home, your adult life, working, raising a family, moving into your own home and finally retirement.  This worked socially, psychologically and economically for many people.

All of this has changed. In the past, people may have taken a course or trained in a specific career, such as accountancy or carpentry.  But today, it is common for people to have three or more, retraining several times as they move from one career to another.