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  • Business Thinkers

    Join the dots of the business world to discover how influential thinkers in business are connected with our Business Thinkers interactive

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    Activity

    5 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    01 Oct 2012

  • Business Thinkers

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    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
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    Innovation in the UK: Good, but not enough?

    By Sir George Buckley, Dr Leslie Budd

    Is invention enough without commercialisation? Former 3M CEO Sir George Buckley questions the UK's approach to innovation

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    Video

    5 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    27 Sep 2012

  • Innovation in the UK: Good, but not enough?

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    Innovation in the UK: Good, but not enough? Copyrighted  image Icon Copyright: BBC
    Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 27 Sep 2012
    Is invention enough without commercialisation? Former 3M CEO Sir George Buckley questions the UK's approach to innovation
  • Boardroom Lottery

    By Jessica Evans

    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 challenge to find out

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    Activity

    5 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    30 Aug 2012

  • Boardroom Lottery

    Featuring: Activity Activity
    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 challenge to find...
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    5 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    21 Jun 2012

  • Business portfolio: how to manage several interests at the same time

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    Business portfolio: how to manage several interests at the same time Copyrighted  image Icon Copyright: BBC
    Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 21 Jun 2012
    If you have several business interests, where do you focus your energies? LEON co-founder John Vincent explains
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    5 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    14 Jun 2012

  • Competitive advantage: how to get ahead in business

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    Competitive advantage: how to get ahead in business Copyrighted  image Icon Copyright: BBC
    Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 14 Jun 2012
    Competitive markets mean brands need to do more to gain advantage. PepsiCo chairman Richard Evans shares his ideas
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    The pub industry in the 21st Century: Business realities behind the brand

    By Dr Leslie Budd, Rooney Anand

    Are brewers finding it hard to balance the manufacturing, retailing and property owning parts of their businesses? Greene King's Rooney Anand shares how they pull off the trick.

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    Video

    10 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    01 Mar 2012

  • The pub industry in the 21st Century: Business realities behind the brand

    Featuring: Video Video
    The pub industry in the 21st Century: Business realities behind  the brand Creative commons image Icon BBC under Creative-Commons license
    Introductory level Duration 10 mins Updated 01 Mar 2012
    Are brewers finding it hard to balance the manufacturing, retailing and property owning parts of their businesses? Greene King's Rooney Anand shares how they...
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    Snowpocalypse now?

    Hoorah, it’s snowing in the UK again! Time to have a snowball fight, build a snowman and have a few unplanned days off school and work. But what about the economy? The OU's Helen Roby explains

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    Article

    5 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    14 Dec 2011

  • Snowpocalypse now?

    Snowpocalypse now? Creative commons image Icon By Jon Curnow via Flickr under Creative Commons license under Creative-Commons license
    Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 14 Dec 2011
    Hoorah, it’s snowing in the UK again! Time to have a snowball fight, build a snowman and have a few unplanned days off school and work. But what about...
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    Nick Wheeler discusses online retail

    By Nick Wheeler, Dr Fiona Ellis-Chadwick

    Charles Tyrwhitt chairman Nick Wheeler argues that retailers should focus on customers and products, and not get carried away with the latest and greatest online developments

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    Video

    10 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    13 Oct 2011

  • Nick Wheeler discusses online retail

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    Introductory level Duration 10 mins Updated 13 Oct 2011
    Charles Tyrwhitt chairman Nick Wheeler argues that retailers should focus on customers and products, and not get carried away with the latest and greatest...
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    Mike Lynch on spotting transformative technology

    By Mike Lynch, Dr Matthew Hinton

    Mike Lynch uses an example from the legal system to explain how to spot the technology that can change your business.

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    Audio

    5 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    15 Jul 2011

  • Mike Lynch on spotting transformative technology

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    Mike Lynch on spotting transformative technology Copyrighted  image Icon 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.
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    What future for the UK service economy?

    By Dr Matthew Hinton

    The continued shift from manufacturing to services represents a remarkable transformation in recent years. But is this good or bad news?

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    Article

    5 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    04 Jul 2011

  • What future for the UK service economy?

    What future for the UK service economy? Creative commons image Icon By Mike Turner via Flickr under creative commons license. under Creative-Commons license
    Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 04 Jul 2011
    The continued shift from manufacturing to services represents a remarkable transformation in recent years. But is this good or bad news?

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    Management practice

    Course Course
    Management practice
    Introductory level Duration 300 hours Updated 16 Mar 2020
    This module introduces management ideas and uses activities to build on your...

    Managing 1: organisations and people - online version

    Course Course
    Managing 1: organisations and people - online version
    Advanced level Duration 300 hours Updated 16 Mar 2020
    This module investigates organisational behaviour and human resource management....

    Managing 1: organisations and people

    Course Course
    Managing 1: organisations and people
    Advanced level Duration 300 hours Updated 16 Mar 2020
    This module investigates organisational behaviour and human resource management....

    Entrepreneurship: experience and perspective

    Course Course
    Entrepreneurship: experience and perspective
    Duration 150 hours Updated 21 Oct 2019
    Social and commercial enterprises play an important role in today's society, often...

    Management beyond the mainstream

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    Management beyond the mainstream
    Duration 150 hours Updated 21 Oct 2019
    This module explores practices that may be part of 'mainstream' - because the...

    Managing systemic change: inquiry, action and interaction

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    Managing systemic change: inquiry, action and interaction
    Duration 300 hours Updated 21 Oct 2019
    This module views change as inescapable in managing everyday situations ranging...

    Managing 3: the integration challenge

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    Managing 3: the integration challenge
    Advanced level Duration 100 hours Updated 16 Sep 2019
    Consolidate the key learning points from your previous management studies and...