The Blog

Month: March 2017

Think you don’t have an inspiring story to tell? Think again

Tuesday, March 28th, 2017

Remember what it was like when you were at Oldham College? If you could go back and give yourself one piece of advice about learning or planning for the future, what would it be? Is there anything you would say to encourage yourself to work harder, or have more confidence in your abilities? Did you [Read more…]

The dreaded interview question: Have you got any questions?

Monday, March 27th, 2017

A series of articles tackling those common questions that everybody hates answering This month we answer: Have you got any questions? Have you ever been flummoxed by the ‘Have you got any questions?’ question in an interview? Don’t worry, you’re not the only one. It’s easy for your mind to go blank when faced with [Read more…]

10 good reasons to sign-up to your alumni association

Sunday, March 26th, 2017

If you’re yet to sign up to the Alumni Association, you’re missing out on all sorts of fantastic benefits, services and savings. Just in case you’d forgotten, we’ve rounded up ten good reasons why you should put virtual pen to virtual paper and sign up to our fantastic Alumni Association. Are you ready? OK, here [Read more…]

Changing your career is easier than you might think

Saturday, March 25th, 2017

Changing your career can be a daunting prospect, but if you want to do something new, develop your existing role into something else or just fancy a challenge then it may be the right decision for you. Many of our alumni have come to learn that making the decision to change your career is often [Read more…]

Welcome to the Oldham College Alumni Association

Monday, March 20th, 2017

Oldham College Alumni & Friends is now officially launched. Your brand new alumni association is a vibrant online community dedicated to keeping its members connected, because graduation doesn’t have to be the end. We’d like to invite all of our former learners, current learners and supporters in the community to join us in making this [Read more…]