Regain Control through Proactivity & Education

Becky Leighton

Posted: June 19, 2020

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If the past few months have shown us anything, it’s that we can never be too prepared for what is to come. Many of us are still facing the challenges of this strange new world.  We may even find ourselves losing patience as the days and weeks go on. With all this gloominess around, finding a quick reset button may be exactly what you need right now.

When it comes to staying busy, it’s important to choose the right habits, as they’re inevitably what will determine your future. Finding the right thing to spend your time on can become rather overwhelming, especially at a time like this. That’s why we have the magic of the internet. Whatever platform has led you to read this right now is proof that you can learn something new at the click of a button.


Here are some of the main benefits of learning online:

It’s a distraction!

Let’s be honest, the people around us – however dearly we love them – can become a bit annoying after too much time spent in close quarters. Online learning gives you the ability to escape the chaos of life and learn how to direct it towards success in your career (and, potentially, your life).

It allows you to regain control

One of the biggest advantages of studying online is that you control how much and how fast you want to learn. You could learn from the comfort of your couch, and pause while you run out to take care of some personal admin. It’s up to you to decide how much and how often you’re willing to learn.

It could lead to a better job (or career!)

It’s a given that the more you know, the more you’re able to offer. Companies all over the world are having to adjust their employees’ statuses, and are on the hunt for innovative solutions that perhaps weren’t needed pre-COVID. What if the only thing standing between you and your dream career is some further/specialised education and training on your CV? Our world-class online short courses could just be the key to your future success.

It offers invaluable experience

The more experience you build, the better decisions you’re able to make in your role – and career.  Further education and training that includes skills-based assignments can push you out of your comfort zone and towards a better future.

Every successful leader or entrepreneur will tell you the same thing – the more you learn, the more you realise how little you know. Once you understand this concept, it becomes easy to do just about anything you put your mind to. Even in the midst of a pandemic, the ability to learn something new that could benefit your future is still available to you. You just have to take advantage of the opportunity.


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