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Education the great equaliser

Education, The Great Equaliser Harnessing the power of education to equalise disadvantages In a world in which many people are disadvantaged, be it because of their gender, race, religion, socio-economic status or disabilities, education is a great equaliser. “Education then, beyond all other devices of human origin, is the great equalizer of the conditions of […]

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Congratulations to our Graduates 2018

On the 28th July – we celebrated the Graduation of 149 Academy of York Students at the Graduation and Celebration held at the Apollo Hotel. It was a spectacular event with over 480 people celebrating that without education, your full potential will remain unrealised. Congratulations to our graduates we are so proud of your achievements! […]

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Study Today, Secure Tomorrow

Study Today, Secure Tomorrow The more you learn today, the more you earn tomorrow  In today’s business world, the more educated, qualified and skilled you are, the higher your earning ability. In short: the more you learn, the more you earn. “Learning is the beginning of wealth.” – Jim Rohn As you study and learn […]

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Winter Warms Ups

How to add a little UMPH to your studies If the colder weather and shorter days of winter have dampened your motivation and enthusiasm for studying, remember this: “The difference between TRY and TRIUMPH is just a little UMPH.” ~ Marvin Philips Umph is defined as “spirited vigour – an extra push or effort”. Here […]

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What’s working in your career?

What’s working in your career? Four ways to make your time at work count Workers Day, celebrated this month, is a reminder of just how much time we spend at work – often at least 8 hours a day, or one third of your daily 24 hours. Given that work takes up a third of […]

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Aha! Moments – How Education Sparks Powerful Ideas

Many powerful ideas that have transformed the ordinary into the extraordinary came in an “Aha!” moment: a spontaneous insight that delivers a solution, a new interpretation, an inspired idea or an innovation. There are thousands of examples of these insightful moments, from Archimedes shouting ‘Eureka!’ in a bathtub and Newton discovering gravity under an apple […]

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The Benefits Of Learning – Unlock these in your own life

The Benefits Of Learning Unlock these in your own life The benefits of learning and being educated are so many, so motivating, and so important to a fulfilling life, that it is no surprise that education is one of the Universal Human Rights which we celebrate on Human Rights Day in March. “Education is the […]

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FROM NOW TO WOW – Four Steps To Build Your Dream Career

FROM NOW TO WOW – Four Steps To Build Your Dream Career A new year is a natural opportunity to take stock of the skills, accomplishments and experience that have brought you to NOW in your career. It is also an opportune time to think about your WOW career – your dream career in which […]

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Spring Forward in your Career

Self-confidence is the secret ingredient most successful people have in common. It’s true; the difference between success and failure could be a good dose of self-confidence. As we enter into spring, we encourage you to look at your levels of self-confidence and the impact this confidence has on your studies, work and life in general. […]

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