A Business leader’s guide to Facebook insights

When you’re running a business, it’s essential to stay abreast of results in every area of your company – even those that aren’t quantified in terms of revenue. A successful marketing strategy reveals trends today that will pay off tomorrow, if you remain informed enough to capitalize on your hits and to learn from your … More A Business leader’s guide to Facebook insights

Why Community Colleges Are A Good Fit For International Students

The role of community colleges in the development of local communities in the US is regularly celebrated in the news. They provide an energizing alternative route for students who might not be ready or able to progress directly to undergraduate study and who might otherwise find themselves going straight to work. It’s no wonder the … More Why Community Colleges Are A Good Fit For International Students

How To Create New Academic Routes To Your University

International Education Week falls between 13-17 November this year, with the emphasis firmly on International. It’s a chance to investigate the advantages and opportunities of working with “future leaders from abroad,” in particular through preparatory courses that bring in international students and enable them to develop the academic and cultural knowledge that can bridge their … More How To Create New Academic Routes To Your University

The Importance of Emotional Intelligence at Work

Figuring out your EQ – emotional intelligence – and how to develop it can be one of the best tools you can have when it comes to both your personal and professional life. Emotional intelligence has always been a part of human existence, although it took until 1964 for Michael Beldoch to give it a name and it was … More The Importance of Emotional Intelligence at Work

Fictional Places Have Their Passports Too. And They Are the Coolest!

It can be difficult to let go of a beloved fictional universe when you reach the end of the book, series, or movie in which it was contained. You visited the fictitious homeland of your heroes daily (or more likely spent one ‘bingey’ weekend there!) and suddenly your trip came to an end. If only … More Fictional Places Have Their Passports Too. And They Are the Coolest!

A 1-Day Guide To 11 European National Parks

Europe isn’t all sophisticated cafés and austere galleries. If your tastes tend towards something a little more physical, there are some serious doses of nature to be found on this wildly diverse continent. Tamed or untamed, photogenic or hands-on, Europe has a startling variety of national parks – nearly 500 of them – and if … More A 1-Day Guide To 11 European National Parks