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Susan, from Shaftesbury, has learning difficulties but wanted to work. With the support from Elaine from Best Training, who delivers our Links to Work programme, which is funded through the European Social Fund, she gained employment with a local cleaning firm and is going from strength to strength.

We are very proud of you Susan, keep up the great work.

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How to Calculate Ratios

What is a ratio? How ratios are used Ratios are used in both academic settings and in the real world to compare multiple amounts or quantities to each other. The simplest ratios compare only two values, but ratios comparing three or more values are also possible. In...

What is a Cliché?

Cliché refers to an expression that has been overused to the extent that it loses its original meaning or novelty. A cliché may also refer to actions and events which are predictable because of some previous events. All examples of Cliché are expressions that were...

What is a proverb?

Proverbs surround us everyday. Whether at work, school, church or during a conversation with a friend, the likelihood of hearing a proverb is high. With the influx of different cultures and traditions in the United States, it is not uncommon to come in contact with...

Understanding Formulas and Functions

Understanding Formulas & Functions Using Microsoft Office Excel A formula is an expression which calculates the value of a cell. Functions are predefined formulas and are already available in Excel. For example, cell A3 below contains a formula which adds the value of...