Month: July 2017

We asked your fellow alumni: what makes a good boss?

Wednesday, July 19th, 2017

The alumni community had a lot to say when it comes to talking about what makes a good boss when we asked them this month. Employers and employees alike seemed to agree that a good management style isn’t just giving out orders, but about taking an interest in their teams and being fair and respectful. [Read more…]

5 habits to instantly make you more productive

Wednesday, July 19th, 2017

Are you struggling to get things ticked off on your to-do list? Do you find it hard to stay focused on your tasks, and feel yourself getting stressed as the work piles up? We all do sometimes. The demands of modern life can be overwhelming for everyone from time to time, which is why we’re [Read more…]

How to stay motivated during the summer at work or college

Wednesday, July 19th, 2017

When the sun is shining it’s only natural for your mind to wander to thoughts of barbecues in the park and lounging on a beach far away from your desk. Most people find it challenging to stay motivated during the summer, but the work doesn’t stop just because the sun is out. You’ve got goals [Read more…]

Best apps for returning to study

Wednesday, July 19th, 2017

Want to work smarter, not harder? Try using these apps to maximise your productivity. From clever study tools to timesaving hacks, these top apps for studying will have you covered both inside and outside the classroom.     IStudiez Lite/Pro What is it? A class and homework planner Why is it so helpful? This app [Read more…]

Further your career with Bath College

Wednesday, July 19th, 2017

If you are thinking of returning to education to enhance your career prospects, we have a wide range of courses available starting this September. It’s not too late to apply to an Access to Higher Education course, degree level course or part-time qualification.​   Discover all our courses and see what’s right for you on [Read more…]

Celebrating 125 years: The history behind Bath College

Wednesday, July 19th, 2017

This year marks 125 years of further education at Bath College. Throughout this time, the college has supported generations of students – helping them to find employment, develop new skills and improve their career prospects. There have been new administrations, new courses and new buildings.   You can read more and find out how everything [Read more…]

Local mum among graduates at Bath College Access to Education Awards Ceremony

Wednesday, July 19th, 2017

Local mum of two, Kelly Sheppard, was among the Bath College students who recently celebrated a place at university as a result of completing the Access to Higher Education Programme at Bath College. The programme provides students with a nationally recognised qualification and an alternative career pathway for those who want to study at university. [Read more…]