‘Employability’ has become a big issue for employers and a major hurdle for job-hunters, young people especially. Here is a resource that can help job-seekers and advisers and anyone who wants to improve their generable employability. In some cases employers have been concerned that graduates with highly classified degrees do not have some of the
The Resources Library provides all kinds of interesting small articles, training and learning tools, research papers and ‘think-pieces’ plus other materials that are all free to use (for non-commercial purposes).
You can now download an e-book pdf for free of “Back for the Future: Sociological Theory and Today’s Big Issues” available at University of Sussex. The book blurb is below: Back for the Future…” introduces the concept of sociological investigation and describes the theoretical approaches of Emile Durkheim, Karl Marx and Max Weber in the context
How to do 4:4 Breathing and 7:11 Breathing Do you want to feel calmer whenever you need to? This is a brilliant technique for anyone* – it can restore the body and mind to a calmer and stronger state. Whether you are feeling a bit stressed, preparing to do something difficult like a presentation or
This report gives the picture of the needs of adults with learning disabilities highlighting acute problems that need to be tackled by public services and wider society. Various statistical and qualititative data is reviewed. For instance, people with learning disabilities get less good health care meaning that they are more likely to die prematurely. This
Are you working from home or studying at home? Lots of us are embarking on this for the first time. I have chatted to many colleagues who work at home and I’ve been home-based for many years. I have distilled lots of advice into just five tips that will really help get you settled into,
So much is happening remotely now. We are all having to get used to relating to others at a distance, and participating in meetings, groups or teaching on-line in zoom, teams etc. Some like this more than others, and we want everyone to participate and get the most out of on-line sessions. Here is a