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Free Course: An Introduction to Public Leadership

Free Course: An Introduction to Public Leadership Copyrighted image Copyright: © Rawpixelimages | Dreamstime.com - Diverse Multiethnic People with Different Jobs
Introductory level Duration 1 hour Updated 17 Aug 2016
Do you want to gain some fantastic resources to help aid your understanding of leadership in the public service? OpenLearn has a range of...

OpenLearn Live: 27th June 2016

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OpenLearn Live: 27th June 2016 Creative commons image Kalusness / MOI MEME under Creative Commons BY-SA 4.0 license
Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 27 Jun 2016
The musician who aimed to take a mop to power; Hubble gets another five years of star gazing. Free learning from across the day.

OpenLearn Live: 4th December 2015

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OpenLearn Live: 4th December 2015 Copyright free image Copyright free: NASA
Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 04 Dec 2015
How do you celebrate Ramadan in space? How do teams decide to take big risks? Then more free learning through the day.

How India reacted to Sundar Pichai's new role at Google - and what will he do?

How India reacted to Sundar Pichai's new role at Google - and what will he do? Creative commons image Maurizio Pesce under CC-BY licence under Creative-Commons license
Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 25 Aug 2015
Indian-born Sundar Pichai has been appointed CEO at Google. How did India react to the news? Like anything, with jokes and Wikipedia edit wars.

What makes a great speech?

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What makes a great speech? Copyrighted image Copyright: © Bambi L. Dingman | Dreamstime.com
Updated 28 Aug 2013
Connecting with an audience is one of the most critical aspects of great speech-making. See how Barack Obama mastered it by using flattery and...

Rewarding failure

Rewarding failure Copyrighted image Copyright: photos.com
Introductory level Updated 29 Apr 2013
When bankers get a hundred times more than the average private sector worker’s pension, what kind of signal does that send? 

Business Thinkers

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Business Thinkers
Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 01 Oct 2012
Join the dots of the business world to discover how influential thinkers in business are connected with our Business Thinkers interactive

Boardroom Lottery

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Boardroom Lottery
Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 30 Aug 2012
What are your chances of reaching the top of the career ladder based on your gender, age, ethnic group and more? Play our Boardroom Lottery...

Mike Lynch on spotting transformative technology

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Mike Lynch on spotting transformative technology Copyrighted image Copyright: The Open University
Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 15 Jul 2011
Mike Lynch uses an example from the legal system to explain how to spot the technology that can change your business.

Paul Moody on letting your staff be heard

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Paul Moody on letting your staff be heard Copyrighted image Copyright: The Open University
Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 17 Mar 2011
"The guy running the line probably has better insights than the guy that's managing it"