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Online Learning – Is It Worth It?

If you’re working, have a family or a generally busy lifestyle, you might be considering online learning as a way of getting the skills and certifications you need to break into your new career. You might wonder whether studying online is the right decision for you…is it really worth it?

Here are the pros and cons of online learning to help you decide!

The Training Room | 08/06/2018 10:00:00

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Your 5 Steps to Becoming a Network Specialist

Information Technology is a thriving industry and if you're looking to improve your knowledge or start your career in IT, you’re probably looking for some great advice to guide you along your new path. Here are your 5 steps to becoming a network specialist!

The Training Room | 07/06/2018 09:00:00

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Why do we need tutors for online courses?

What is the point of a tutor if the student is learning online? Guest blogger and IT Tutor Richard discusses the importance of tutor support for e-learning courses. 

The Training Room | 18/05/2018 12:00:00

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Career Quiz: Which IT Career is Right For You?

Looking for a career in IT but not sure which path is right for you? Take a free quick quiz to see which IT career you're destined for!

The Training Room | 24/04/2018 15:28:00

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Coding: Which Language Should You Learn?

If you want to work in web development, software development, app development or game development, there are key languages you'll need to learn to be successful. Here are the code languages you'll need to launch your career as a developer.

The Training Room | 09/04/2018 10:11:00

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Tech Talk with Jim Kelly

Jim Kelly has been an IT infrastructure professional for over 30 years. He specialised in the “networking“ technology arena and worked across many business sectors, including technology, oil, and gas exploration, but focussed primarily in financial services. He is currently responsible for network operations and change programmes for a leading Swiss financial institution. Jim shares his experience of the tech industry, and where he sees the challenges for women in the industry today.

The Training Room | 09/04/2018 10:00:00

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Is 2018 The Year for Women in Tech?

Less than a quarter of UK tech sector employees are women. Just 5% of the average IT job applicants for roles like web development and networking are…you guessed it…women.

There’s no doubt it’s an issue the tech industry is trying to address, but that left us wondering: why is there such a huge gender gap in the tech industry?

We think 2018 is finally the year for women in tech, and here’s why...
 

The Training Room | 04/04/2018 08:50:00

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Is Technology Making Us Lazier?

With the rise of AI and automation, it sometimes feels like we’re getting lazier. Gone are the days of manually searching for an answer on google, scrolling through your iPod or even having to remember to buy toilet roll…seriously.

We’ve found some nifty pieces of tech that have made us seriously lazy. But we kind of like it. See what you think.
 

The Training Room | 09/03/2018 15:20:13

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Tech Talk: What Does it Take To Be a Woman at The Top?

We know the tech industry has a gender imbalance, so what is it like being a woman at the top of industry, and how can the industry change to make it easier for women to join and thrive in technology? We talk to Tanuja Randery, one of the most senior female leaders in the industry, about what it takes to be a woman at the top. 

The Training Room | 08/03/2018 16:52:00

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Tech Talk: Gender Imbalance in the Tech Industry

We talk to female leader in the tech industry, Tanuja Randery, about the lack of diversity within the IT and tech sector, and how we can work together to get more women in tech by addressing the gender imbalance. Want to learn more about a career in the tech sector? Here's how you can get geared up to overcome the imbalance and achieve a career in the IT industry.

The Training Room | 07/03/2018 12:02:00

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