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True Potential PUFin shortlisted for GED Awards 2017

We are very pleased to announce that The True Potential Centre for the Public Understanding of Finance (True Potential PUFin) at The Open University Business School has been nominated for the Research Award.

18th October 2017

Learners report additional job responsibilities, promotions and pay rises following completion of online course with The Open University and CMI

Free online FutureLearn MOOC learners reveal the impact of the 'Management and Leadership: Growing as a Manager' course on their careers and employment prospects

3rd October 2017

How new technologies will have an impact on empowerment and the future of work

Dr Peter Bloom looks at the role of new technologies on empowerment and the future of work.

2nd October 2017
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The future of work is a choice but business needs to step up and be brave

If people want a meaningful and empowered future in an automated world, rather than the dystopian future often painted, then they have to claim it. But is business ready for this seismic shift and will it choose to put humans and society first?

27th September 2017

Rapid internationalisation and performance: Is the sky the limit?

During this Breakfast Briefing on 12 September 2017, Dr Raquel Garcia-Garcia, Lecturer in Strategic Management at The Open University Business School, discussed "Is the sky the limit?" for the internationalisation of businesses.

25th September 2017
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Exclusive event: Disruptive Technologies and Intelligence: Business Opportunity or Threat?

Join us for an exclusive joint event with BSI where we will explore the challenges of working smart with disruptive technologies and intelligence.

22nd September 2017

Does work have a future?

In this podcast, Dr Peter Bloom discusses whether there is a future for work.

21st September 2017

The OU in Wales and Introbiz present seminar on business legitimacy

Guest speakers included Dr Björn Claes, Senior Lecturer in Operations Management at The Open University Business School

20th September 2017

Diversity, Migrant Entrepreneurship and Socio-Economic Inclusion

Dr Cinzia Priola, Senior Lecturer in Organisation Studies, discusses the need to pay attention to diverse groups of workers.

18th September 2017

New free online course on Modern Empowerment in the Workplace

Modern Empowerment in the Workplace explores the benefits and dangers of increased empowerment of employees in the 21st Century workplace.

15th September 2017

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