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What You Need to Know About Psychometrics article icon

Health, Sports & Psychology

What You Need to Know About Psychometrics

Employers increasingly use psychometrics in job shortlisting and assessment, to help them make recruitment decisions. Read on to find out more about why this is the case, what to expect and how to be more successful when taking these tests.

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10 mins
Learn with Start Up Loans article icon

Money & Business

Learn with Start Up Loans

A partnership designed to help UK businesses get off the ground and stay there.

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5 mins
The Value of Emotional Intelligence in a Challenging Workplace article icon

Health, Sports & Psychology

The Value of Emotional Intelligence in a Challenging Workplace

Emotional intelligence is the ability to understand, use, and manage emotions in positive ways to relieve stress, communicate effectively, empathise with others, overcome challenges, and defuse conflict. Developing emotional intelligence skills can help us to be more successful in both our personal and professional lives: developing better ...

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10 mins
Identifying Values – Finding the Things that Matter the Most to You for the Way You Live and Work article icon

Health, Sports & Psychology

Identifying Values – Finding the Things that Matter the Most to You for the Way You Live and Work

Values are things that matter the most to you for the way you live and work. This article should help you to identify which ones are most important to you.

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10 mins
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Reframing Self-Limiting Beliefs

Self-limiting beliefs can often creep into our thoughts and lower our self-regard (respect and acceptance for ourselves, despite any shortcomings). However, even in challenging times, it is possible to consciously change how we think about ourselves, reframing unhelpful beliefs and building more confidence to achieve goals and positively move ...

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10 mins
Wheelchair basketball player Yasmin on coaching, classification and the cost of disability sport article icon

Health, Sports & Psychology

Wheelchair basketball player Yasmin on coaching, classification and the cost of disability sport

Yasmin Reeve is one of this year’s Sport and Fitness Student Voice Champions at The Open University. She’ll be tuning into the Tokyo Paralympics, but with mixed feelings, as she explains.

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5 mins
Feeling Stuck in your Job or Career? The ACT Matrix may be the Tool you Need article icon

Health, Sports & Psychology

Feeling Stuck in your Job or Career? The ACT Matrix may be the Tool you Need

Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT) is an evidence-based therapy which offers simple tools to help deal with everyday life challenges, and effectively handle difficult thoughts and feelings, accepting what is out of our personal control and committing to action that improves our lives.

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10 mins
Everyone Can Learn to Coach! Coaching with the OSCAR Model article icon

Health, Sports & Psychology

Everyone Can Learn to Coach! Coaching with the OSCAR Model

Do you feel you don’t know where to start with coaching, or need to refresh your skills? The OSCAR Coaching Model is a solutions-focused coaching model, with a simple structure to keep the coaching process focused, structured and time effective.

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10 mins
Giving and Receiving Powerful Feedback article icon

Health, Sports & Psychology

Giving and Receiving Powerful Feedback

Have you thought about how you give feedback? Giving feedback in a more structured way using the AID (Action, Impact, Desired outcome) model may help for both highlighting positive behaviour, and challenging behaviour that needs developmental action.

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10 mins
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Young people’s wellbeing

What do we mean by 'wellbeing' for young people? How is it shaped by social differences and inequalities, and how can we improve young people's mental and physical health? This free course, Young people's wellbeing, will examine the range of factors affecting young people's wellbeing, such as obesity, binge drinking, depression and behavioural ...

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16 hrs
Adam Peaty: the family behind the athlete article icon

Health, Sports & Psychology

Adam Peaty: the family behind the athlete

The Games of the Tokyo Olympics have been played in empty stadiums and venues, without fans and family members. Jessica Pinchbeck looks at the importance of Adam Peaty's family to his success.

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5 mins
How to help your child become a future Olympian article icon

Health, Sports & Psychology

How to help your child become a future Olympian

The Olympic and Paralympic games show us that there is a sport for everyone. Dr Jane Dorrian looks at the ways you can inspire your child to be a future star.

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5 mins