Skip to main content

About this free course

Download this course

Share this free course

Succeed in the workplace
Succeed in the workplace

Start this free course now. Just create an account and sign in. Enrol and complete the course for a free statement of participation or digital badge if available.

Acknowledgements

This course was written by Maria Townsend and Gill Gustar.

Some of the material in this course is based on material originally available on the Open University Careers Advisory Service website.

Except for third party materials and otherwise stated in the acknowledgements section, this content is made available under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 4.0 Licence [Tip: hold Ctrl and click a link to open it in a new tab. (Hide tip)] .

The material acknowledged below is Proprietary and used under licence (not subject to Creative Commons Licence). Grateful acknowledgement is made to the following sources for permission to reproduce material in this unit:

Images

Figure 1: © unknown; Figure 3: © source unknown; Figure 5: From http://uk.virginmoney.com/virgin/Images/diy_tcm23-26091.JPG; Figure 6: PA Images; Figure 8: © kuon/Istockphoto.com; Figure 9: © unknown; Figure 10: various registered trademarks; Figure 11: facebook ®; Figure 12: Twitter ®; Figure 13: LinkedIn ®; Figure 14: © Muharrem Oner/iStockphoto.com; Figure 15: © Muharrem Oner/iStockphoto.com; Figure 17: Shutterstock © Sergey news.

Every effort has been made to contact copyright owners. If any have been inadvertently overlooked, the publishers will be pleased to make the necessary arrangements at the first opportunity.

Don't miss out:

1. Join over 200,000 students, currently studying with The Open University – http://www.open.ac.uk/ choose/ ou/ open-content

2. Enjoyed this? Find out more about this topic or browse all our free course materials on OpenLearn – http://www.open.edu/ openlearn/

3. Outside the UK? We have students in over a hundred countries studying online qualifications – http://www.openuniversity.edu/ – including an MBA at our triple accredited Business School.

Week 6