32% Fail Free Typing Test

In an age of computer keyboard skills being a prerequisite for getting into office work, a surprising 32% failed to achieve speeds of 15 wpm in Holborn Training’s free typing test. The company, which operates Pitman Training centres in London’s … Continue reading

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Typing Courses For Those Who Think They Can Blag It!

I could’ve kicked myself. I blagged my way into a temp job with a large City firm. Basically I had told my friend, Tracey, who works at a leading recruitment agency that I was an ace typist. Well, I thought I … Continue reading

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Medical Secretary – A Career With Helping People At Its Heart.

Most of us, when visiting the doctor or visiting a hospital, don’t realise how much paperwork goes on behind the scenes and therefore how much weight rests on the shoulders of the medical secretary. Without these highly organised professionals, the … Continue reading

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Make 2012 the Best Year for Your Career

It happens to the best of us – a career slump. But wallowing in self-doubt with a “can’t do” attitude isn’t going to get you anywhere! Sometimes we all need a little motivation, which is why our courses are designed … Continue reading

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Review Your Admin Team for Professional Excellence

Getting the most out of a team in any professional environment is something that can make or break a business. When the magic is right a team can shine, but when something is lacking a lacklustre professional performance is often … Continue reading

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Employers Look for Extra Skills in a Volatile Employment Market

Keeping a career drive at full speed can tire even the most committed aspiring professional. But, in the current UK jobs market, can you afford to drop the ball even for a moment? Our courses and nationally recognised diplomas are … Continue reading

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Learn Touch Typing the Easy Way

Touch typing is an essential skill of secretaries, PAs and in fact anyone that wants to progress in an office environment. Once you’ve mastered it you’ll be a lot more productive and efficient, being able to type up documents and … Continue reading

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The Importance of Learning Touch Typing

Typing is a major aspect of nearly every secretarial job. Learning how to type quickly can make a secretary far more efficient in their job. Anyone who has undertaken an executive PA course will be familiar with touch typing. Touch … Continue reading

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