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Whether you want to understand innovation or excel at managing people, our free online business and management courses will help. You could embark on your first professional venture or simply further your career.
Learn how to build and sustain your network to enhance your professional relationships and open up career opportunities.
This course explores household assets (investments and property) and liabilities (debts) and examines how these should be managed.
Explore the foundations of successful management with this free online course from The Open University and CMI.
Take your online business from ideation to implementation with one of four courses in the Online Business Success program.
Explore how and why market segmentation can be used to improve business performance.
Discover the relationship between history, financial crises and business cycles, with this free online course.
This free three week course will help you produce a perfect CV, application and online profile when applying for a job or course.
Understand how big fashion retailers innovate and discover the story behind a favourite piece of your clothing.
Learn how innovation has changed the food industry, the way we shop and how we manage the global issue of food waste.
Understand what innovation means and consider the history and developments of innovations that are important in our daily lives.
Learn how to use the free, open source process mining framework (ProM) to analyse, visualise, and improve processes based on data.
Learn about the diverse world of social enterprise in this free online course from Middlesex University Business School.
Interested in starting a business? This course will help you define your vision and discover opportunities to make it happen.
Find out how working with people and exploring networks can help you take your business to the next level.
Find out how understanding and targeting your market can help your business stand out from the crowd.
Understand how business works and performance can be improved so that you can take your business forward and manage growth.
Find out how forecasting and managing your finances can lead to a profitable and sustainable business.
Raising funds in an important when starting a business; find out which source of funding is most suitable for your business idea.
Learn how IoT works, and how to create a successful product or company using it, with this free online course.
Find out how to stay ethical, compliant and professional in the construction industry, with this free online course from the CIOB.
Everyone is a thinker and a doer. Everyone is entrepreneurial. Turn your ideas into action with this free online course.
Make sense of eating and drinking in national and international relations – from preparing food to seating and serving guests.
Learn how knowledge, technology, ethics and globalisation affect businesses today, with this free online course for graduates.
How do governments acquire and spend public money? Take a fresh look at public financial management with this free online course.
Learn to use pricing strategies to increase your firm’s revenue, and set the right price for the right person at the right time.
Gain the skills to manage your personal finances: managing budgets, debts, investments, property purchase, pensions and insurance.
Find out how to avoid mission drift when transitioning a social enterprise or microfinance venture into a for-profit organisation.
This free three week course provides the tools you need to succeed at interviews and land your dream job or course place.
Learn how climate change, technology and regulation are changing modern building design and professional practice in construction.
Identify your key strengths and skills, and learn how to sell them and yourself.
Understand the ins and outs of the sharing economy looking at its problems and opportunities with the free online course.
Understand the importance of value-driven process thinking in today’s dynamic business environment.
Learn how companies like Apple, Facebook and Google use information as a competitive edge and how you can use the same principles.
Discover what common cyber threats and attacks face small and medium enterprises, and what you can do to prevent them.
Learn the basic principles and approaches to responding to humanitarian emergencies with this free online course.
Learn how to turn your social enterprise ideas into action in this free online course from Middlesex University Business School.
How can you tap into social media conversations, and discover what’s being said about the things that matter to you?
Understand how new technologies can make supply chains more sustainable and learn how to deal with today's trends.
Learn how to use systems and complexity thinking to address a variety of social, managerial and policy problems.
What is distinctive about leadership in the public sphere? Find out more about what it takes to lead public service organizations.
Explore how shopping has changed with this course that demystifies the new world of omni-channel for shoppers and supply-chain.
This three-week free online course explores practical cyber security including privacy online, payment safety and security at home
Learn how to manage innovation guided by experts from IBM and Leeds University Business School.
Gain the skills to manage your investments: analyse portfolio risk and plan your pension, with this free online course.
Understand how to find and retain the most valuable customers with one of four courses in the Online Business Success program.
This course is a hands-on introduction to statistical data analysis that emphasises fundamental concepts and practical skills.
Learn to appreciate, adjust to, and work or study in different cultures, with this free online intercultural communication course.
Find ideas from your suppliers, competitors or customers and develop them for competitive advantage with this free online course.
Learn how to design your activities to engage customers through relationships instead of a one-off sale.
Gain a practical grounding in communication to boost your personal effectiveness, save you time and reduce your stress levels.
Get an introduction to how HR, specifically Green HR, can help create a business that’s environmentally friendly.
Explore the concerns about rising generational and economic inequality in developed countries, with this free online course.
With household budgets feeling the pinch this course shows how to bring order to your finances and make good financial decisions.
Explore the links between investment theory and practice. Examine investment strategies and performance. How do experts manage?
Develop a business plan and build a team with one of two courses in the Management and Leadership program.
Learn how to grow a sustainable social enterprise in this free online course from Middlesex University Business School.
Learn how to develop a funding strategy for your business; explore different types of finance and learn when, and how, to use them
Uncover new perspectives on the role and behaviour of your customers.
Learn how to apply climate change leadership in your business, municipality or organization, with this free online course.
Understand how to communicate complex information to lay audiences and develop your professional communication skills.
Discover why pricing is key to the success of your startup, with one of four courses in the Online Business Success program.
Understand what makes message persuasive and learn how to develop more persuasive messaging for PR, marketing and advertising.
Find out how to make the most of your time at university and ensure you have the skills and experience graduate employers want.
Social Businesses are designed to improve society. In this course you will learn the main concepts to design a Social Business.
Get off to a great start in your new job by learning the essential skills to succeed in a global workplace.
Explore the impact of social media on the world and learn how to put it to good use in everyday life.
Gain the basic skills to manage all phases of project lifecycles effectively, using the most appropriate methods and tools.
Explore the UK financial services landscape, how financial firms and their products are regulated and how consumers are protected.
Take a journey around the UK financial marketplace: how has it changed following the financial crisis and subsequent reforms?
Understand how digital marketing can help your startup with one of four courses in the Online Business Success program.
Learn how to manage supply chains effectively in the digital era.
Discover the power of Open Data and learn how you can use it to transform business.
Explore the intriguing world of film production and find out about the complexities of development, distribution and finance.