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Entrepreneurial Diary - Week 4 - Delivering the Elevator Pitch

We delivered our ‘elevator pitch’ of a single page PowerPoint poster and a 5 minute briefing to the course tutor and it all appears to be going according to plan. 966 more words

MBA Studies

FutureLearn - continuing professional development

I am a few months into my maternity leave.  When I return to my organisation I’ll have to apply for internal roles.  I was concerned that my CV would show a gap in experience and so have been looking for interesting and relevant distance-learning courses to continue my professional development. 215 more words


Where I've been

Sorry for not updating but being a student and a mum while having a bad back has made my time management difficult and the blog has taken a back seat to life.   598 more words

Adult Student

University is making me fat?!

I have always been slim, I’m one of those annoying people who have a baby and ‘pings’ straight back to normal… or at least I was! 301 more words


Nigeria: 10-Year-Old Nigerian in UK University

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Esther Okade.

By Amaka Abayomi, With Agency Reports Ten year old Esther Okade, one of UK’s youngest students from Nigeria, has been accepted to start her maths degree at the Open University. 183 more words

Local News

My Open University experience

I started with the Open University in September 2012 and it’s been one hell of a roller-coaster!. I love the Open University and if weren’t for distance learning I’d never have been able to complete my degree. 476 more words

Open University