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  • Turning rebellion into money: The upstarts who sell out Creative commons image Icon Duncan C under Creative Commons BY-NC 4.0 license

    Turning rebellion into money: The upstarts who sell out

    By Scott Taylor

    Brew Dog is the latest edgy upstart to take the money and run. Scott Taylor explains how ethics can make small...

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    21 Apr 2017

  • Turning rebellion into money: The upstarts who sell out

    Turning rebellion into money: The upstarts who sell out Creative commons image Icon Duncan C under Creative Commons BY-NC 4.0 license New content
    Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 21 Apr 2017
    Brew Dog is the latest edgy upstart to take the money and run. Scott Taylor explains how ethics can make small businesses an attractive target for bigger...
  • Why do call centre staff use your name all the time, Chris? Creative commons image Icon Bryce Johnson under Creative Commons BY 4.0 license

    Why do call centre staff use your name all the time, Chris?

    By Dr Anna Kristina Hultgren

    Chris, if you've had to deal with a call centre you might have noticed they use your name a lot. Do you know, Chris,...

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    13 Apr 2017

  • Why do call centre staff use your name all the time, Chris?

    Why do call centre staff use your name all the time, Chris? Creative commons image Icon Bryce Johnson under Creative Commons BY 4.0 license
    Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 13 Apr 2017
    Chris, if you've had to deal with a call centre you might have noticed they use your name a lot. Do you know, Chris, why they do this? Well, Chris, The OU's...
  • How did United Airlines get their PR response so wrong? Creative commons image Icon ERIC SALARD under Creative Commons BY-SA 4.0 license

    How did United Airlines get their PR response so wrong?

    By Morgen Witzel

    After a passenger was filmed being dragged from a plane, it felt like United were being dragged against their will...

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    13 Apr 2017

  • How did United Airlines get their PR response so wrong?

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    How did United Airlines get their PR response so wrong? Creative commons image Icon ERIC SALARD under Creative Commons BY-SA 4.0 license
    Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 13 Apr 2017
    After a passenger was filmed being dragged from a plane, it felt like United were being dragged against their will into apologising. Morgen Witzel explains...
  • Language is collateral damage in the gig economy Creative commons image Icon FaceMePLS under Creative Commons BY 4.0 license

    Language is collateral damage in the gig economy

    By Dr David Hann

    As Deliveroo instructs its managers to avoid words that might make their team sound like employees, David Hann...

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    07 Apr 2017

  • Language is collateral damage in the gig economy

    Language is collateral damage in the gig economy Creative commons image Icon FaceMePLS under Creative Commons BY 4.0 license
    Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 07 Apr 2017
    As Deliveroo instructs its managers to avoid words that might make their team sound like employees, David Hann explores how some words have their own agendas.
  • What's up with Whatsapp - and should we weaken its security? Creative commons image Icon Iphonedigital under Creative Commons BY-SA 4.0 license

    What's up with Whatsapp - and should we weaken its security?

    By Antonis Michalas

    Following the murders in Westminster, UK Home Secretary Amber Rudd appeared to demand that Whatsapp and other...

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    28 Mar 2017

  • What's up with Whatsapp - and should we weaken its security?

    What's up with Whatsapp - and should we weaken its security? Creative commons image Icon Iphonedigital under Creative Commons BY-SA 4.0 license
    Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 28 Mar 2017
    Following the murders in Westminster, UK Home Secretary Amber Rudd appeared to demand that Whatsapp and other messaging systems provide government with a...
  • What would happen to the economy if we all stopped drinking? Creative commons image Icon Garry Knight under Creative Commons BY 4.0 license

    What would happen to the economy if we all stopped drinking?

    By Aveek Bhattacharya

    If alcohol became so expensive consumption plummeted, would that be a bad thing for the economy? Not in the view of...

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    08 Mar 2017

  • What would happen to the economy if we all stopped drinking?

    What would happen to the economy if we all stopped drinking? Creative commons image Icon Garry Knight under Creative Commons BY 4.0 license
    Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 08 Mar 2017
    If alcohol became so expensive consumption plummeted, would that be a bad thing for the economy? Not in the view of Aveek Bhattacharya from the Institute of...
  • The Switch tells us a lot about Nintendo Creative commons image Icon Elvis untot under Creative Commons BY-SA 4.0 license

    The Switch tells us a lot about Nintendo

    By Dr Brendan Cassidy

    Nintendo's new console, the Switch, makes perfect sense in light of the company's history, says Brendan Cassidy.

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    08 Mar 2017

  • The Switch tells us a lot about Nintendo

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    The Switch tells us a lot about Nintendo Creative commons image Icon Elvis untot under Creative Commons BY-SA 4.0 license
    Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 08 Mar 2017
    Nintendo's new console, the Switch, makes perfect sense in light of the company's history, says Brendan Cassidy.
  • What impact are tighter immigration restrictions having on the UK's curry houses? Creative commons image Icon thefoodplace.co.uk under Creative Commons BY 4.0 license

    What impact are tighter immigration restrictions having on the UK's curry houses?

    By Emily Falconer

    Rules limiting inwards migration from outside the EU is having a harsh effect on independent restaurants up and down...

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    27 Feb 2017

  • What impact are tighter immigration restrictions having on the UK's curry houses?

    What impact are tighter immigration restrictions having on the UK's curry houses? Creative commons image Icon thefoodplace.co.uk under Creative Commons BY 4.0 license
    Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 27 Feb 2017
    Rules limiting inwards migration from outside the EU is having a harsh effect on independent restaurants up and down the country, explains Emily Falconer.
  • The Bottom Line: Winter 2017 Copyrighted image Icon Copyright: BBC

    The Bottom Line: Winter 2017

    Evan Davis hosts the business conversation show with people at the top giving insight into what matters.

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    16 Feb 2017

  • The Bottom Line: Winter 2017

    The Bottom Line: Winter 2017 Copyrighted image Icon Copyright: BBC
    Updated 16 Feb 2017
    Evan Davis hosts the business conversation show with people at the top giving insight into what matters.
  • Post-Brexit, some banks consider their options Creative commons image Icon .Martin. under Creative Commons BY-ND 4.0 license

    Post-Brexit, some banks consider their options

    By Emmanuel Yujuico

    As some banks consider leaving London to adjust to a post-Brexit world, Emmanuel Yujuico suggests that there might...

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    07 Feb 2017

  • Post-Brexit, some banks consider their options

    Post-Brexit, some banks consider their options Creative commons image Icon .Martin. under Creative Commons BY-ND 4.0 license
    Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 07 Feb 2017
    As some banks consider leaving London to adjust to a post-Brexit world, Emmanuel Yujuico suggests that there might not be a single replacement hub in the...

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    Managing projects is something most managers will find themselves doing at some point in their career. This free course, Preparing a project, aims...

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    Discovering development management is a free course that sets out to build up the basic capacities for managing the multiple challenges of...

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    Gantt charts, critical path analysis, SMART objectives and estimation skills are just some of the topics covered in this free course, Planning a...

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    A small grocery store run by one person and perhaps their family must pose quite different challenges from a multinational corporation with...

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