Welcome to the Northampton College blog, giving you an exclusive behind-the-scenes look at life at Booth Lane, Lower Mounts and Daventry.
This blog features the thoughts of both staff and students, providing invaluable advice on student life as well as reporting on all that's happening on campus, whether that's the latest sports events, a fashion show or theatre performances.
We'd love YOU to get involved. If there's a topic you'd like to blog about just email
Next week is National Apprenticeship Week. In normal circumstances there’s nothing particularly unusual about that, after all it’s a national awareness campaign that takes place every year, but this year is different. Like pretty much everything else right now, it’s going virtual.
How much time do you spend on your phone and computer each day? The simple answer is ‘probably too much’.
If you are the CEO of a tech company perhaps the clearest indication that you are on to a winner is when your brand name becomes an everyday verb. For example, we no longer ‘search the internet’ – we just ‘Google’. Gone are the days where we ‘video call’ our family and friends, we simply ‘FaceTime’ them instead.