Alumni Stories

Month: July 2019

Eleonora Vitiello: Where my Access to Nursing course took me 

Monday, July 8th, 2019

Eleonora decided to change her career and become a nurse after experiencing illness in her family. She studied ESOL and Access to Nursing at Southwark College before studying at university and eventually achieving her ambition.     She agreed to speak to our Alumni Team about her experiences and how Southwark College helped her get where she is today [Read more…]

Productivity series: How working fewer hours can improve your productivity

Monday, July 8th, 2019

Want to work fewer hours, but get more done? There’s a popular productivity theory that says that working fewer hours actually makes you more efficient.    But is this just a theory? Or is there proof that working fewer hours really does result in greater productivity?   Where does the theory come from?   Parkinson’s [Read more…]

New Business Series: How to write a business plan

Monday, July 8th, 2019

We’ve already shown you how to tell if your business idea is viable and the different ways you can fund your small business.   This next article will explain why you need a business plan, the different types of business plan and how to go about writing one. We’ll also share some useful tools and resources [Read more…]