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The challenge of being a manager and a leader

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Introductory level Duration 10 mins Updated 15 Aug 2014
Slashing his own salary in order to give his minimum-wage employees a raise has divided public opinion on one American university president. Is...

Managing a team through triumph and despair

Managing a team through triumph and despair Copyrighted image Credit: Pariyawit Sukumpantanasarn | Dreamstime.com
Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 16 May 2014
In sport, how does a manager help their team to cope with success and particular failure? Simon Rea explores some of the tactics.

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The business of football

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The business of football
Introductory level Duration 15 hours Updated 09 Jul 2014
Welcome to this free new OpenLearn course produced by The Open University working in partnership with The Football League Trust. If you are...

Marketing communications as a strategic function

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Masters level Duration 6 hours Updated 11 Dec 2013
Marketing communications help to define an orgaisation's relationship with its customers. This unit emphasises the strategic importance of such...

Entrepreneurial behaviour

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Advanced level Duration 20 hours Updated 10 Dec 2013
Have you ever wanted to start your own business? This unit will give you the opportunity to consider and reflect on the personal aspects involved...