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Start a Business

By ACS Distance Education on June 13, 2018 in Education & Jobs Success | comments
If you like the idea of owning and running an education or book business -or both - we can make that a lot easier than you might have thought.
 

What to Study

By ACS Distance Education on May 31, 2018 in Education & Jobs Success | comments

Choosing what to study is difficult for many people; but it doesn't need to be.

The main reason why it is so difficult is simple: If You know How a Course will Benefit You; You probably Don't Need to Do that Course

 

Improving Vocational Education and Training

By ACS Distance Education on April 12, 2018 in Education & Jobs Success | comments

There are Better Ways to Learn.

Vocational education in Australia and many other countries is over regulated, wasteful of limited resources, and not reflecting it's true purpose - to help people learn. Problems are compounding every year but there are solutions.

We are aware of what needs doing and have been reinventing our college to cater to the 21st century; but despite some exception, many education institutions are sadly still operating as they did in the last century.

 

Horticulture Jobs

By ACS Distance Education on December 15, 2017 in Horticulture & Jobs Success | comments

There are a huge array  opportunities for a career in horticulture.

Horticulture can be divided into two broad themes; amenity and commercial. 

Amenity horticulture is the decorative side of the profession and so involves designing, maintaining, and restoring gardens where people enjoy themselves.  This can include the cultivation of turf for sport. 

Commercial horticulture is the growing of plants for sale.  The plants grown can vary from tropical orchids for cut flowers through to vegetables and fruit.

 

VET Funding Crisis

By ACS Distance Education on December 13, 2017 in Jobs Success | comments

VET's Funding Keeps Falling (from today's Australian newspaper) - Training's share of education spending plummeted by 30% in little over a decade....".

What is the solution?