2.2 - Organisation and management IGCSE Business Studies

2.2 - Organisation and management IGCSE Business Studies

In this lesson I cover: draw, interpret and understand simple organisational charts: Simple hierarchical structures: span of control, levels of hierarchy, chain of command Roles and responsibilities of directors, managers, supervisors, other employees in an organisation and inter-relationships between them The role of management: Functions of management, e.g. planning, organising, coordinating, commanding and controlling Importance of delegation; trust versus control Leadership styles: Features of the main leadership styles, e.g. autocratic, democratic and laissez-faire Trade unions: What a trade union is and the effects of employees being union members there are also 2 activity students can undertake to help them remember the topics discussed.
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Selection and use of appropriate software

Selection and use of appropriate software

This lesson is focused on students being able to compare the uses of different types of software, and how they are beneficial in a business setting. Included: PPT Worksheet Starter activity
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Writing a business letter

Writing a business letter

Lesson that gets students to write a professional business letter using the correct formatting techniques. Teacher can create a thought cloud with students as to what the ‘exam criteria’ should be. Included: PPT x2 Main activity
HDLouise
Agenda, minutes and stakeholders

Agenda, minutes and stakeholders

This lesson gets students to discuss what an ‘agenda’ is, and then they have to create one together acting as different stakeholders. The roles are not included in this PPT, however I previously got students to base their activity around the potential opening of an airport. I have added in a video clip that interviews local residents, this could be used to brainstorm the different stakeholders in this situation before planning out the agenda and conducting the meeting (each student acting as a stakeholder in the scenario). Included: PPT Main activity Starter Youtube stakeholder clip
HDLouise
2.1 Motivating workers IGCSE Business Studiesw

2.1 Motivating workers IGCSE Business Studiesw

The importance of a well-motivated workforce: Why people work and what motivation means The benefits of a well-motivated workforce: labour productivity, reduced absenteeism and labour turnover Key motivational theories: Taylor, Herzberg and Maslow’s hierarch Methods of motivation: Financial rewards, e.g. wage, salary, bonus, commission and profit sharing Non-financial methods, e.g. job enrichment, job rotation, team working, training, opportunities for promotion I have also made an activity for students to work on.
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1.4 Types of business organisation IGCSE business

1.4 Types of business organisation IGCSE business

The main features of different forms of business organisation: Sole traders, partnerships, private and public limited companies, franchises and joint ventures Differences between unincorporated businesses and limited companies Concepts of risk, ownership and limited liability Recommend and justify a suitable form of business organisation to owners/management in a given situation Business organisations in the public sector, e.g. public corporations
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1.3 Enterprise, business growth and size

1.3 Enterprise, business growth and size

In this lesson I cover: Enterprise and entrepreneurship Characteristics of successful entrepreneurs Contents of a business plan and how business plans assist entrepreneurs Why and how governments support business start-ups, e.g. grants, training schemes
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1.2 Classification of businesses IGCSE Business

1.2 Classification of businesses IGCSE Business

In this lesson I cover: Business activity in terms of primary, secondary and tertiary sectors: Basis of business classification, using examples to illustrate the classification Reasons for the changing importance of business classification, e.g. in developed and developing economies business enterprises between private sector and public sector in a mixed economy
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1.1 Understanding Business Activity IGCSE Business

1.1 Understanding Business Activity IGCSE Business

In this lesson I cover: The purpose and nature of business activity Concepts of needs, wants, scarcity and opportunity cost Importance of specialisation Purpose of business activity The concept of adding value and how added value can be increased
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1.5 Business Objectives and Stakeholder Objectives

1.5 Business Objectives and Stakeholder Objectives

In this presention I cover: Businesses can have several objectives and the importance of them can change: Need for business objectives and the importance of them Different business objectives, e.g. survival, growth, profit and market share Objectives of social enterprises The role of stakeholder groups involved in business activity: Main internal and external stakeholder groups Objectives of different stakeholder groups How these objectives might conflict with each other, use examples Differences in the objectives of private sector and public sector enterprises
Sensebusiness
Business Objectives

Business Objectives

This lesson allows students to compare a range of business objectives, research business objectives, and then question the ethical issues relating to business. Lesson includes; PPT (starter and plenary included) Main activity separate iGCSE 1.5.1 (However could be used for the normal GCSE syllabus)**** • Need for business objectives and the importance of them • Different business objectives, e.g. survival, growth, profit and market share • Objectives of social enterprises
HDLouise
R064 - LO4 Completed Knowledge Organiser (Revision) - Cambridge National in Enterprise & Marketing

R064 - LO4 Completed Knowledge Organiser (Revision) - Cambridge National in Enterprise & Marketing

This is a FILLED IN version of my knowledge organiser revision resource for R064 of the Cambridge National in Enterprise and Marketing. The revision covers all of LO4 with a focus on Retaining and Attracting Customers. Pricing Pricing Strategies Advertising Methods Promotion Methods Customer Service There’s also a blank version to give to students to complete for revision for the R064 exam, check my other resources. Enjoy.
brad-ashley
R064 - LO4 Knowledge Organiser (Revision) - Cambridge National in Enterprise & Marketing

R064 - LO4 Knowledge Organiser (Revision) - Cambridge National in Enterprise & Marketing

This is blank revision resource for R064 - LO4 of the Cambridge National in Enterprise and Marketing. Students fill in their responses to each question to help them organise their knowledge from this learning outcome (LO4). Questions on: Pricing Pricing Strategies Advertising Methods Promotion Methods Customer Service All with a focus on Retaining and Attracting Customers. There’s also a filled in version to give to students for revision for the R064 exam, check my other resources. Enjoy.
brad-ashley
AQA GCSE Business (9-1) 3.2 Influences on Business Topic Assessments

AQA GCSE Business (9-1) 3.2 Influences on Business Topic Assessments

This bundle comprises topic assessments and mark schemes for all six sub-topics of 3.2 Influences on Business. 3.2.1 Technology 3.2.2 Ethical and Environmental Considerations 3.2.3 The Economic Climate of Business 3.2.4 Globalisation 3.2.5 Legislation 3.2.6 The Competitive Environment Each assessment comprises a range of multiple-choice, short answer and longer answers questions. Some questions are based on case studies.
aball
GCSE Business Edexcel 1-9

GCSE Business Edexcel 1-9

New GCSE Business Edexcel 1-9 lesson resources. Lessons include starter, plenary, extension questions and videos with activities and information.
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Edexcel GCSE Business (9-1) THEME 2

Edexcel GCSE Business (9-1) THEME 2

Total cost of resources separately is £96. This bundle includes lessons on each area of the Theme 2 spec 2.1 Growing the business 2.2 Making marketing decisions 2.3 Making operational decisions 2.4 Making financial decisions 2.5 Making human resource decisions Plenty of engaging activities with real life examples. Plenty of exam questions with guidance and answers. Your complete pack for delivering Theme 2. Use with official pink textbook.
zeeprod1
Edexcel GCSE Business (9-1) Theme 1 and Theme 2

Edexcel GCSE Business (9-1) Theme 1 and Theme 2

Total price of the bundled lessons here is £145. This bundle is all you need to deliver the new GCSE Business 9-1 spec. This will save you hours and hours of planning time. This can be delivered over two years, Theme 1 and a bit of Theme 2 in the first year, and then Theme 2 and revision in the second year. Plenty of real life examples, plenty of exam practise with answers and guidance on the different types of questions, lots of images and engaging content, discussions/debates and lots more. Use with official pink textbook.
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Pricing strategies A level

Pricing strategies A level

Complete lesson with activities and answers. Suitable for GCSE to A2 and all exam boards. Easily amended to compliment your text book
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Stock Control

Stock Control

Complete lesson on Stock with activities and answers. Including resources to print for students. Suitable for GCSE to A2 and all exam boards. Easily amended to compliment your text book
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Location and Off shoring A2

Location and Off shoring A2

Lesson on off shoring and location of business. Includes activities and suitable from GCSE up to A2. Suitable for all main exam boards
MANI78
Inflation and Unemployment A2

Inflation and Unemployment A2

Two lessons for the price of one on Inflation and Unemployment. Both come with activities and worksheets. Suitable for GCSE to A2 and all exam boards.
MANI78
Economic Environment

Economic Environment

Lesson or activity for GCSE to A2. Allows for guided research into the basic and fundamentals of the economy before individual topic lessons start. Looks at inflation, interest rates, exchange rates etc… Suitable for all exam boards
MANI78
AQA GCSE Business (9-1) 3.2.5 Legislation - Assessment

AQA GCSE Business (9-1) 3.2.5 Legislation - Assessment

This resource can be used as an assessment for the end of 3.2.5 Legislation. It includes a range of questions (some case study based) covering multiple-choice, short-answer and longer-answer questions. A mark scheme is included.
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Business Cycle A2

Business Cycle A2

Complete lesson with activities on the business cycle. Can easily be amended to compliment any exam board and text book. Suitable from GCSE to A2.
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Corporate Culture A2

Corporate Culture A2

Complete lesson on Corporate Culture suitable for Business AS and A2. Activities included and suitable for all exam boards
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Technology A2

Technology A2

Complete lesson on Technology as part of PEST. Includes link to video and activities. Suitable for A2 and AS and all exam boards.
MANI78
AQA GCSE Business (9-1) 3.1 Teaching PowerPoint and Student Workbook - Full Version

AQA GCSE Business (9-1) 3.1 Teaching PowerPoint and Student Workbook - Full Version

These resources are designed for AQA GCSE Business (9-1) 3.1 Business in the Real World. They cover all sub-topics: 3.1.1 The Purpose and Nature of Businesses 3.1.2 Business Ownership 3.1.3 Setting Business Aims and Objectives 3.1.4 Stakeholders 3.1.5 Location 3.1.6 Business Planning 3.1.7 Expanding a Business You will get fully editable versions of teacher PowerPoints, student workbooks and student keywords documents. The PowerPoints and workbooks go hand in hand with each other. You get everything you need to teach the first unit of this course. You can download an example here, to get a taster of what you get. https://www.tes.com/teaching-resource/aqa-gcse-business-9-1-3-1-teaching-powerpoint-and-student-workbook-example-only-11937221
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AQA GCSE Business (9-1) 3.1 Teaching PowerPoint and Student Workbook - Example Only

AQA GCSE Business (9-1) 3.1 Teaching PowerPoint and Student Workbook - Example Only

These resources are designed for AQA GCSE Business (9-1) 3.1 Business in the Real World. These resources are EXAMPLES only covering part of 3.1.1 The Purpose and Nature of Businesses. You will get non-editable (pdf) versions of teacher PowerPoint, student workbook and student keywords document. They give you an idea of what you will receive if you buy the full resource for all of 3.1 sub-topics -which are fully editable. You can buy the full editable version for all of 3.1 Business in the Real World here: https://www.tes.com/teaching-resource/aqa-gcse-business-9-1-3-1-teaching-powerpoint-and-student-workbook-full-version-11937226
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Ultimate Business Plan template (including infographics)

Ultimate Business Plan template (including infographics)

These 43 templates are quick and easy for you to use and fully editable. Suitable for big/ small / medium size businesses and sole traders. Includes: Project Templates Timeline Mission Statement Vision Statement Business snapshot SWOT template Gantt Chart Infographic chart Operations template Short list project Profile template Training Proposal Template Meeting and Agenda Templates Marketing plan Template
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Starter - On and off the job training

Starter - On and off the job training

These could be cut out and students have to sort them out into the correct categories, or move them around and get students to order them into the correct column. Could be used as either starter, plenary, or incorporated before a main activity.
HDLouise
Needs and wants pairs activity

Needs and wants pairs activity

This could be used as a starter or a plenary for students to describe the difference between a need, want, scarcity, the economic problem and factors of production. Students could either stick the table in their books and number the right answers, or individually pair the right answers. Enjoy!
HDLouise