Working with Diabetes & the Issues Faced

[vc_row][vc_column width=”1/2″][vc_column_text]As some of you may know I am a diabetic (type 1). I have been working in OLC for since 2010 in a number of different roles from teaching (maths) to running admin teams. I have been diabetic for over 25 years and, touch wood, have had no complications; this does not mean it…

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What is a Disadvantaged Student?

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_custom_heading text=”David Cameron’s victory speech in the 2015 General Election – “A place where a good life is in reach for everyone who is willing to work and do the right thing”.” use_theme_fonts=”yes”][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]It has come to light that Prime Minister David Cameron’s aforementioned ambition to improve social mobility has not come to fruition. An original…

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Changes In The Approach to Higher Education Quality Assurance

With HEFCE just releasing a new update to the way Higher Education Institutions will be assessed on quality, universities and colleges will have to change their approach. Most universities and colleges allow their teaching to remain ancillary; their responsibilities are almost purely regarding their own teaching practice. University lecturers, lecture students, and then evaluate that…

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How Should Businesses View The Daily Commute

[vc_row][vc_column width=”1/2″][vc_column_text]As someone who has a relatively long commute to work, the time spent travelling is very different from day to day. Whether it is the method of transport, the people I encounter or the activities undertaken during my travel it’s fair to say that each day is fairly unique. Thinking about the weekly duration…

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