Refresh your workplace numeracy skills!
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There are people who appear competent and confident in their roles, yet live in fear that their difficulties with basic skills will be exposed.

Chances are, we all have blind spots when it comes to numbers and words, and you can refresh your knowledge with our articles, Basic Workplace Numeracy and Punctuation Basics.

The ups and downs of learning can be tough to handle, but you can find out how to manage your emotions through the process with our article, The Conscious Competence Ladder.

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Basic Workplace Numeracy - Part 1 Basic Workplace Numeracy

Find out how to handle math that's relevant and useful in the workplace.

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A Final Note

Learning doesn't finish at the school or college gates. It's a lifelong process that can bring rewards throughout your career. And good managers will support team members who want to develop their skills or knowledge.

Next week, you can explore whether industry awards offer any real value or benefits, and watch our new video on how to overcome a fear of networking.

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