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Study Skills videos

Hi  We've just pulled together a selection of webinar recordings about study skills and housed them on the CareerBurst platform to make them easy to access. Take a look. Please comment on them and even let us know if and what you would like to see…

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Hi everyone I hope you are all keeping well in these difficult times. I started my level 5 HR diploma in August 20 and it's been a struggle to get through as I am so busy in my day job, but I'm trying my best and really enjoying it. What I am…

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IR35 SDS contracts

Would any one be able to give me any advice on IR35 SDS contracts? It isn't something my organisation has had to deal with before and I'd really appreciate some guidance. If not, can anyone recomend a contact who could advise?Thank you in advance :) 

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New resources in CareerBurst

Hi The development team at CB have some great new content for you: The challenge checklist video - For anyone who has chosen ‘challenge’ as a motivator this new video might be helpful. It provides a checklist of things to ask before choosing the…

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How to get a HR role?

You can't get the job if you don't have experience and you can't get experience if you don't have a job.

This is my problem at the moment. I can't use social media as I have an issue with an ex partner and I currently don't work in HR.  I…

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CPD Curration for the People Occupation

This blog is here to give you a list of items/activities that you could use as a basis for your CPD log. I'll only list items that I think will help with DPG assignments or support you in the workplace. I'm mainly looking for…

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A message to all DPG students

Dear Student,

Further to the government announcement that we are in lockdown, we want to assure you that your studies should not be affected.

Please continue to study your programme and submit your assessments for marking as in the usual way.  If you need any academic advice please reach out to your Facilitator through your usual channel of communication.

If you need to contact the Learning Experience Co-ordinators, please use the usual contact methods:

Here at DPG, we expect to be busier than usual so it may take us a little longer to reply to your queries.  Please bear with us and we will respond to any contact from you as soon as possible.

Thank you for your continued support during this time.


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