The days are beginning to get longer and warmer in the UK and, as restrictions ease, we now have more to look forward to. This is great news for many, but for some it maybe a little daunting. So, we’re sharing some of our best tips for easing back into life – both safely and with a bit of fun.

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Threats to Information Security 2019
The importance of information security (or infosec) has grown exponentially in the past several years. It has always existed to a certain extent, with governments and armies acknowledging the need to keep communications between them secret from the enemy. By World War Two, the Enigma Machine was created to do just this and was decrypted […]
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Innovations in Technology in 2019
Often, when we read the news, it can feel like we’re living in a sci-fi film. Self-driving cars, virtual assistants in the home, Augmented Reality apps that can make you feel like you’re landing on the moon – these are all incredible innovations that change the way we see and interact with the world. In light […]
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Enterprise Experience Event June 2019
On Saturday 22nd June 2019, we saw the launch of our first ever Northumbria University Enterprise Experience Event which was as successful as hoped. 30 budding entrepreneurial students joined us for the day and were faced with a series of exciting challenges. From developing a business idea to then pitching it to a panel of […]
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The Rise of Women in ICT
Today, only 17% of the tech workforce in the UK are female. Considering the sector creates over 100,000 new roles each year, to have such a small percentage of them as women highlights the gap in the market. By the year 2020, the EU and UK will lack up to 900,000 employees that are skilled […]
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What Are Global Management Competencies?
The phrase ‘global management competencies’ may seem at once intimidating and obscure – but what does it actually mean? Essentially, to be successful in the modern world of international business, it takes a certain toolkit of skills and knowledge that must be built up over time. Without them, you are unlikely to have the impact […]
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How to Succeed in Exams
There is no quick-fix for doing well in your exams if you haven’t studied – sorry to get your hopes up! However, if you have worked hard and prepared properly, there are a few extra actions you can take to ensure you do your absolute best on the day. We have put together a short […]
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3 Growing Business Trends That Will Dominate 2019
In order to build a successful business, it is important to understand business trends: what consumers are looking for and where business will be in the future. These factors are imperative in achieving measurable success. The biggest trends, however, are within technology, and for businesses to stay ahead of competitors, they must know how to […]
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The Importance of Entrepreneurship in Hospitality and Tourism
In the society that we live in, where generation after generation are more adventurous and well-travelled than the last, a career in hospitality and tourism provide an exciting opportunity for new and innovative entrepreneurs to make their mark. The influence of social media usage has simultaneously increased the needs for new experiences, photo opportunities and […]
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Introducing: MSc Professional Accounting (with Professional Study Preparation)
Accountancy is one of the most in-demand careers within the current job market, and the need for highly-qualified candidates is competitively high. The accounting field and need for such professionals is said to increase steadily in the upcoming decade, reinforcing the importance of well-trained and qualified accountants. In order to be amongst the successful selection, […]
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