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ICS Real Stories - Meet Lisa

By Margaret Kay on 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 on 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 on 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 on 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

ICS Real Stories - Meet Jenna

By Margaret Kay on 14 Oct 2014 Three years ago, Jenna Scott was ready for a change of pace. Working since she was 16, and with 10 years spent in customer services, she decided to make the switch to human resources. "Why not give it a go?" she thought, and she moved to the role of Reward Assistant with her same employer. Read More

ICS Real Stories - Meet Ann

By Margaret Kay on 9 Oct 2014 Ann has been working as a successful self-employed career guidance counsellor for nine years. However, a lingering dream of becoming a teacher has now encouraged her to retake her IGCSE Biology to achieve the grade she would need to apply for a teaching degree. Read More

ICS Real Stories - Meet Ann-Kathrin

By Margaret Kay on 7 Oct 2014 ICS Learn student Ann-Kathrin graduated with a BSc Nursing degree and even though she found it difficult at times, her dedication and motivation helped her to achieve the qualification she needed in order to move on to do her Masters and PhD. You can read her full story on our blog here. Read More

ICS Real Stories - Meet Annabelle

By Margaret Kay on 1 Oct 2014 ICS student Annabelle from the Midlands was initially "pushed" into an HR role. Wanting to build on what she learned on the job, she decided to enrol on a distance learning CIPD course. Today she is a highly desirable candidate for a variety of roles in Human Resources. Read her full story on our blog. Read More
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