Introducing… Badges!

Today we’re introducing The Health Sciences Academy Badges, an exciting and innovative way for our graduate learners to show off their qualifications and certifications! Practical application You can place the badges on anything you want: business cards, websites, etc. It’s entirely up to you! Examples: Where is my badge? If you’ve completed a course with…

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Our behind the scenes: Obsessed about data

Our management is obsessed about continuous improvement. Checking whether we’re (still) doing the right thing is extremely important. Are our learners enjoying their course? How is our customer service performing? How is our tutor support? How can we shave 1 step off a 10-step on-boarding process? What should we change to make things better? How do continue…

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How to accomplish important things, no matter what

We all have 24 hours in a day. But not all of us use this limited time effectively. Too many times we leave our health at the bottom of our to-do list, especially because it isn’t urgent. For example, moving your body today isn’t urgent, but it matters if you want to do things on…

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Congrats to our learners in the Top 10!

We’ve been tracking Sochi 2014 and created 2010-14 comparison RT! Congrats to our learners in the Top 10! The Health Sciences Academy Team LIKE US in Facebook FOLLOW US on Twitter

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Announcing… e-Certificates!

Whereas previously you had to wait for your certificate, now, as soon as you complete your course, an e-Certificate with your name, dated and signed by your Course Director will be instantly generated in high quality PDF format. If you’re a graduate and want to see yours, do the following: Go to My Courses Click…

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How to Break a Habit… or Start a New One

Did you know that scientists estimate that up to 95% of our daily decisions happen as a result of habits? Habits are much more powerful than we realise. So often we act out of what we are used to, what we know, what we have done in the past instead of making a choice that might…

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Why Self-Discipline Will Make You Unstoppable

Have you ever thought about how much self-discipline Olympic athletes need to have in order to succeed? In sports and in life, the ability to accomplish things can attract remarkable opportunities to you. But it all starts with self-discipline. Self-discipline puts you on the driving seat. It’s what keeps you focused on your purpose. Like…

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Is physical activity as effective as medicine?

In this article, we’ll reveal the effect physical activity has on your health, and how it could help you live longer. If we were to analyse the research behind common health treatments, we’d find that exercise can be as effective as taking medication – particularly for type 2 diabetes and heart disease. Physical activity can…

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January 2014 scholarship winner announced!

Since last week, we’ve been going through nearly 100 scholarship entries. It’s been an absolute privilege to read every entry that has been submitted this year. If you don’t know how to enter this contest, don’t worry, it will be explained to you as soon as you pass your final theory exam. And this month’s…

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5 tips to make the most of your course

One of the great advantages of distance learning is that you can study whenever is best for you. Morning, noon, night, weekends. However, in order to make the most of your course, we think it’s important to give you a few hints on the process of studying: TIP 1. Set a fixed study agenda You…

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