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    The Bottom Line 2019

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

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    14 Nov 2018

  • The Bottom Line 2019

    Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 14 Nov 2018
    Evan Davis hosts the business conversation show with people at the top giving insight into what matters.
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    The Bottom Line 2018

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

    Learn more: The Bottom Line 2018

    Radio Programme

    5 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    14 Nov 2018

  • The Bottom Line 2018

    Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 14 Nov 2018
    Evan Davis hosts the business conversation show with people at the top giving insight into what matters.
  • Why smart leaders allow a bit of football frenzy

    In some workplaces over the coming weeks, heads will be down over streams of Sweden v South Korea rather than...

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    13 Jun 2018

  • Why smart leaders allow a bit of football frenzy

    Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 13 Jun 2018
    In some workplaces over the coming weeks, heads will be down over streams of Sweden v South Korea rather than spreadsheets. But for a productive workplace, a...
  • What is The Bottom Line?

    By Evan Davis

    The Bottom Line is the business conversation programme where the people at the top share their insight into what...

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    29 Mar 2018

  • What is The Bottom Line?

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    The Bottom Line is the business conversation programme where the people at the top share their insight into what really matters. Presenter, Evan Davies,...
  • The impact of Jacob Zuma on the ANC and South Africa

    South Africa struggles with a leader who knows he must relinquish office, but refuses to go. The misery of such a...

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    13 Feb 2018

  • The impact of Jacob Zuma on the ANC and South Africa

    Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 13 Feb 2018
    South Africa struggles with a leader who knows he must relinquish office, but refuses to go. The misery of such a situation is tarnishing his party and his...
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    02 Nov 2017

  • Is Huawei's low-key approach the secret of its success?

    Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 02 Nov 2017
    A visit to the Huawei campus finds a company open to naps in the office but against bombast. It's a formula that appears to be working.
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    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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    05 Oct 2017

  • The Bottom Line: Winter 2017

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    Evan Davis hosts the business conversation show with people at the top giving insight into what matters.
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    30 Aug 2017

  • Northern Ireland’s Brexit border: the promise of invisibility

    Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 30 Aug 2017
    What is happening with Northern Ireland's border and Brexit - and where are the negotiations going?
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    The many forms of workplace bullying

    Workplace bullying can take many forms - and can sometimes be hard to spot. Frances McGregor tells you all you need...

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    25 Aug 2017

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    Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 25 Aug 2017
    Workplace bullying can take many forms - and can sometimes be hard to spot. Frances McGregor tells you all you need to know.
  • Can science make you a better leader?

    We're going through a period where trust in leadership is at an all time low. Does science have any advice for those...

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    03 Aug 2017

  • Can science make you a better leader?

    Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 03 Aug 2017
    We're going through a period where trust in leadership is at an all time low. Does science have any advice for those who would be out in front?

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    Speeches and speech-making

    This free course, Speeches and speech-making, explores an aspect of language use where 'voices' and 'texts' converge: the art of speech-making.

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    25 Jan 2019

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    This free course, Speeches and speech-making, explores an aspect of language use...
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    Communication and working relationships in sport and fitness

    This free course, Communication and working relationships in sport and fitness, explores the personal skills that underpin so much work in sport...

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    This free course, Communication and working relationships in sport and fitness,...
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    Exploring career mentoring and coaching

    This free course, Exploring career mentoring and coaching, will explain what mentors and career coaches do and how a colleague or expert who can...

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    This free course, Exploring career mentoring and coaching, will explain what...
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    Communication, management and your own context

    In management the ability to communicate clearly and confidently is of key importance. This free course, Communication, management and your own...

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    In management the ability to communicate clearly and confidently is of key...
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    To survive in today’s competitive environment, organisations need not only have an efficient and effective supply chain for the context in which...

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    To survive in today’s competitive environment, organisations need not only have an...
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    Developing career resilience

    This free course, Developing career resilience, will help you to understand the factors that influence career resilience and offer examples and...

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    26 Sep 2018

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    This free course, Developing career resilience, will help you to understand the...
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    How teams work

    This free course, How teams work, provides an introduction to working in virtual project teams by explaining terms and concepts related to teams...

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    This free course, How teams work, provides an introduction to working in virtual...
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    Making decisions

    Do you hate making decisions? Does the ability of others to make snap decisions really frustrate you? This free course will help you understand...

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    19 Apr 2018

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    Do you hate making decisions? Does the ability of others to make snap decisions...
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    The concept of innovation

    Just what is innovation? This free course examines the issues surrounding the concept of innovation. What is the difference between innovation and...

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    09 Apr 2018

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    Just what is innovation? This free course examines the issues surrounding the...
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    Facilitating group discussions

    Gain an insight into facilitating meetings and discussions in the workplace. In this free course, Facilitating group discussions, you will look at...

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    2 hours

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    09 Feb 2018

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    Gain an insight into facilitating meetings and discussions in the workplace. In...

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    MSc in Systems Thinking in Practice

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    This certificate may change the way you think about the situations you face. You...

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