Student Stories & Blog

10 Unusual Leadership Strategies (That Actually Work)

Being a great manager in the workplace is no mean feat. Check out these top ten unusual leadership strategies to get more from your employees.

How Does the Apprenticeship Levy Work?

There's still a lot of confusion over how the apprenticeship levy works, our Director of Education & Skills Sean McCready clears things up for you.

The DNA of Online Learning: A Complete Guide for Businesses

Our complete guide to online learning will show you how your business can benefit from embracing digital tools and training methods.

How to Give Constructive Feedback

Giving constructive criticism can feel like walking a tightrope. Use this three-step system to get your point across smoothly without causing offence.

How to Use PEEL Writing in Your Assignments

Lecturer and ICS Learn graduate, Rayhan, discusses the PEEL paragraph writing method. Read about how you can improve your writing style simply and quickly!

Top 5 Tips to Improve Your Cover Letter

In this guest post, Chloe Chioy from CV Genius and Resume Genius shares tips on how to tweak your cover letter so that it improves your chance of an interview.

9 Quick and Easy Ways to Upgrade Your LinkedIn Profile

Harness the power of LinkedIn. Improve the performance and reach of your LinkedIn profile by following our 9 quick and easy ways to upgrade it!

How the Metaverse Could Change the Face of Work

Far from being a buzzword, the metaverse could bring big changes to roles – just like the internet did. Here's how the metaverse could change the face of work.

The Science of Setting Goals – and How to Achieve Them

Ever wondered how your brain sets - and achieves - goals? We delve into the fascinating science of how your brain sets goals, offering some tips for success.

7 Expert Tips for Networking Inside Your Organisation

Whether you’re an entry-level employee or a top-tier executive, we’ve reviewed the best expert tips for networking inside your organisation.