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More Open University alumni work as UK CEOs and Managing Directors than any other UK university

Alternative for #ALevel students on #ResultsDay  #ALevelResults Day (13 August) is challenging even in normal circumstances, but with the uncertainty around this year’s grading and the anxiety and stress caused by COVID-19, it’s important now more than ever that students take a step back and consider their next move.

Businesses set back 18 months by COVID-19 - but optimism lies in training and development

The impact of COVID-19 is being felt by businesses around the world. Leaders are navigating a broad range of interrelated issues that span from keeping their employees and customers safe, to shoring-up income and liquidity, reorienting operations and navigating complex Government support programmes.

Businesses that have invested in training during lockdown expect to recover more quickly

Businesses set back 18 months by COVID say @OpenUniversity  UK organisations anticipate that it will take 18 months to fully recover from the disruption of the coronavirus pandemic and subsequent social distancing measures, with small businesses leading the way back to “normal”. 

OU Law students develop chatbots to support the public with domestic abuse, injunctions and legal aid

Law students from @OpenUniversity have been working with legal automation platform, Josef, to develop a series of chatbots to support the public with legal issues such as domestic abuse and injunctions.

Open University Law students join Freedom Law Clinic project researching the effects of Covid-19 on civil liberties

Ten law students from The @OpenUniversity and @OU_Law are taking part in a four-week project that will consider the effects of the Covid-19 pandemic on civil liberties.


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