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ICS Real Stories - Meet Hayley

By Margaret Kay at 17 Feb 2015
Three years after completing her university degree in public relations and media, Hayley realised she was ready for a new challenge. Her experience in recruitment and training sparked her interest in gaining a professional HR qualification. Read her full story in our latest blog... Read More

ICS Real Stories - Meet Natalia

By Margaret Kay at 3 Feb 2015
Natalia enrolled on our CIPD Level 5 Certificate distance learning course after starting her first HR role just a month earlier. She quickly realised that she would need to earn an official HR qualification to eventually progress in her career. Read More

ICS Real Stories - Meet Keith

By Margaret Kay at 20 Jan 2015
Lifelong learner Keith wants to add a CIPD qualification to his already accomplished academic career. Read his story and get inspired! Read More

A Level Reform 2015 - What do the changes mean for you?

By Britta Lowack at 9 Jan 2015
When the current government came into power, they decided that the secondary school system needed to be reformed. According to them students weren’t learning the necessary basics and exams were too easy. They have, therefore, made changes to the current content and exam structure. These changes will be reflected in our A Level portfolio in 2015. Read More

ICS Real Stories - Meet Lisa

By Margaret Kay at 5 Dec 2014
With a time-consuming hobby, her own cake-baking business and a two year old son to look after, Lisa was looking for a flexible way to earn her formal CIPD qualification. She soon realised that distance learning with ICS was really the best option to achieve the qualification she needed to brush up on her HR skills. Read More

ICS Real Stories - Meet Sherica

By Margaret Kay at 25 Nov 2014
Sherica has been living in the UK since 2012 having left the Caribbean because of her husband's work as an engineer. In order to brush up on her book-keeping skills, she decided to study the ICS Diploma in Book-keeping and Accounts via distance learning as it fit around her other commitments. Read her full story here. Read More

ICS Real Stories - Meet Angela

By Margaret Kay at 28 Oct 2014
Angela has worked in the public sector for 18 years, serving numerous roles in facilities management, contracts, human resources and policy. For a long time, Angela’s dream was to become a solicitor. However, the high fees for law programmes and the demanding workload made her reconsider and she began looking for alternative ways to advance her career and fuel her interest in law. Read More

ICS Real Stories - Meet Charlotte

By Margaret Kay at 23 Oct 2014
Charlotte works as a Human Resources Assistant. She enjoys being able to support her colleagues and work within her organisation to create change. Her short-term career goal is to become an HR Advisor/Executive but her ultimate goal is to progress to a management role which she hopes to achieve by completing the CIPD programme. Read More
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