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eLearning Helped Me Understand What Was Happening To My Loved One with Early Onset Dementia

Jacqui Schroeder, a teaching assistant from Nottinghamshire, met her husband, Steve, when he was 38. Speaking to Centre of Excellence, Jacqui said, “He was kind, caring, supportive and would help anyone. He was amazing with my children and grandchildren.” Working as a long-distance lorry driver ...

Housekeeper Starts Soap Making Business Backed by Theo Paphitis After Online Course Success

Housekeeper Starts Soap Making Business Backed by Theo Paphitis After Online Course Success

The Kitchen Witch Aromatherapy, the small business started by CoE student Michelle Haigh, is now backed by a Dragon! As many business owners ... Read More

The Ultimate Guide to Wild Mushrooming: Safe-To-Eat Mushrooms You Can Forage

The Ultimate Guide to Wild Mushrooming: Safe-To-Eat Mushrooms You Can Forage

When you go down to the woods today, you’re sure to be met with a delight for the senses. The smell of budding flowers, the touch of the pines b ... Read More

Big Cat Rescue and Calligrams: How My Start-Up Calligraphy Business Is Booming

Big Cat Rescue and Calligrams: How My Start-Up Calligraphy Business Is Booming

For many, the national lockdown caused by the pandemic was a time to reflect on our work-life balance, realign our life goals, and follow previo ... Read More

The Perfect Festive Flowers for Your Unique DIY Christmas Wreath

The Perfect Festive Flowers for Your Unique DIY Christmas Wreath

An artfully designed Christmas wreath is the introductory craft piece to your festivities this — and every — year. Placed outside your house, it ... Read More

Your Essential Guide on How to Make Soap You Can Sell

Your Essential Guide on How to Make Soap You Can Sell

So, you want to make soap and turn it into a life-changing business? You have come to the right place! Soap has a long and rich history dating b ... Read More

Meet the Polyglots: Incredible People Who Can Speak Many Languages

Meet the Polyglots: Incredible People Who Can Speak Many Languages

They say no man is an island. Indeed, we rely on interaction with our fellow humans to survive modern life. Communication is key to a lot of wha ... Read More

Candle Making Changed My Life: One Woman's Sweet-Smelling Journey to Independence

Candle Making Changed My Life: One Woman's Sweet-Smelling Journey to Independence

Scent can be a powerful evocation; a memory, a feeling, or even a fresh start. Candle making certainly offered just that to Sabrina Clarke. The ... Read More

Seal of Approval: From Digital Photography Course to Outdoor Photo of the Year Finalist

Seal of Approval: From Digital Photography Course to Outdoor Photo of the Year Finalist

When you embark on transformational learning and personal development, you can expect to become knowledgeable or even an expert in your chosen f ... Read More

How Sacred Geometry Informs This Artist's Incredibly Beautiful Sculptures

How Sacred Geometry Informs This Artist's Incredibly Beautiful Sculptures

Nikki Ella Whitlock was intuitively and subconsciously harnessing sacred geometry in her artwork before she was even aware that this ancient sch ... Read More

Finding the Milky Way and Other Observable Galaxies

Finding the Milky Way and Other Observable Galaxies

You’ve probably heard of the galaxy far, far away called the Milky Way — but did you know that there are billions of galaxies in our universe? I ... Read More

How to Sew an Adorable Pin Cushion for Your Sewing Kit

How to Sew an Adorable Pin Cushion for Your Sewing Kit

Learning how to sew is a mindful yet practical pursuit that can give you hours of joy, some interesting challenges, and a home full of DIY soft ... Read More

Skin Anatomy: An Examination of the Body's Largest Organ

Skin Anatomy: An Examination of the Body's Largest Organ

Your body is an incredible thing; a system of approximately 10 trillion cells divided into structures and mechanisms that make you, you. Your he ... Read More