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Young business ladyThe start of a new year is a time for reflection when we consider whether we are on the right path to a productive and fulfilling future.

With this in mind, here are five New Years’ resolutions for success in study and life:

Can parents really have it all?  A lot of families now require two incomes to survive, and working or studying whilst raising small children can be incredibly tough.  ABE’s Marketing Executive, Vicky Brannan, has recently returned from maternity leave.  Here she explains how to hold it all together.

We all get stressed from time to time but it's important not to let it affect your performance.  For those sitting exams here are some stress beating tips.

Six steps title cropBased around our Business Start-up qualification, this is a guide to the basic steps you need to go through before you launch a new business venture.

Linda WilkinHaving a qualification that develops great business skills will get you on the career ladder but, to get to the next level, you need to display the attributes that managers value.   ABE's marketing and communications manager, Linda Wilkin, describes how you can go about this. 

Fifteen year old Magnus, had a week's work experience at ABE.   He shares his story ....

Succesful ladyThe prospect of exams can be scary.  But remember, they are not designed to catch you out, they are developed to help you prove how much you know.  Follow this guide and you should be well on the road to success.

alumni3Regional manager, Aloyo Amateshe,  describes the recent networking event for ABE alumni in Kenya 

Kabrina Belgrove"I have been  exposed to a wide variety of courses which have given me a diverse pool of knowledge, for instance business law, marketing and project management. This I can definitely say has helped to prepare me for the real business world as well as my current degree programme with respect to enhanced critical thinking and analytical skills."

Kabrina tells is now studying for a degree with the University of Sunderland and long term plans to run her own a successful business.  She also shares the study tips which have helped her become this year's most successful Level 6 learner.

Josefa Spiteri"Through my studies for an ABE qualification I have managed to widen my academic spectrum with the assimilation of new knowledge gained from the lectures and the study manuals themselves, and in turn disseminated such knowledge with my colleagues and my pupils."

Josefa achieved an impressive Top Paper Award in three subjects, whilst working as a teacher and studying for a Masters in Education.  She tells how her ABE studies have helped in her work with both pupils and colleagues.