Learning with purpose Skills Direction is a learning and development resource which promotes the concept of learning with purpose. Our site can be used for the creation of a skills based life or career roadmap. Our overall objective is to… Read moreSkills Direction promotes learning with purpose
More skilled workers are “desperately needed” in the UK, and over reliance on academic institutions to train workers in fields like IT, engineering, and construction, can be eased by the revival of City and Guilds style skills training academies.
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Hiring in the U.S. is on the rise: Here’s where the jobs are and how to land one remotely, according to a LinkedIn careers expert. Source: 10 In-demand skills courses on LinkedIn that are free, and will attract job recruiters
Adult learners can apply for grants and bursaries to help pay for courses and training. Usually, you don’t have to pay this money back. For most grants and bursaries you apply directly to the organisation that gives them out. They’ll… Read moreGrants and bursaries for adult learners in the UK
Life and career planning – The old way What most people learn about life from school is the old mantra that the purpose of school, is to get education for a job or a trade. This then helps most people… Read moreModern Career Planning
One of our readers has kindly shared the link to a dentist career map that we believe is a great addition to anyone wanting to understand what it’s like to work as a dentist. You can find the information here:… Read moreDentists Jobs / Career Paths
“As the digital marketing landscape continues to grow at a rapid pace, marketers are faced with new challenges and opportunities within this digital age. The Digital Marketing Course is an initiative designed to educate students in the area of Digital… Read moreDigital Marketing Course from Google
Skills Direction is focused on intelligent decision making and research based career planning. How many people in the workforce today are in occupations related to what they studied at college? How many are unhappy and unfulfilled because they followed a… Read moreWhat is Skills Direction?
Australia is welcoming students, young professionals and travellers by the thousands. Here’s how a few migrants went from expat to resident in the span of a few years Source: Want to become an Australian? Jump through these hoops