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Problems at Carillion - growth, diseconomies, poor management

Problems at Carillion - growth, diseconomies, poor management

whole lesson looking at Carillion and why it failed... brief intro to get students understanding the business before an activity where students can analyse data to create an picture of the factors behind the failure of the business. Data includes financial accounts, share prices, missed objectives, bonus culture etc etc.. they can create the picture on flip chart paper. evaluation - was it bound to fail - students invites to present ideas on how they would have run it better..
JonathanYoung
Greiner's Growth Model Lesson: AQA Business A Level

Greiner's Growth Model Lesson: AQA Business A Level

Attempt to make teaching Greiner's Growth Model into an active lesson: There is a structured role-play activity which helps students work out the different decisions being made in the business at different stages of growth and also analyse the problems. Then they can come up with the solution. Based around an airline.. They can do this in groups and discuss their similarities in answers and differences this will slowly build up through the stages and crisis points. this then links to some real-life airline problems where they can discuss where they fit on the model (if they do or not) There is a video link explaining the theory and then you can get them to discuss the implications. Before an evaluation question to help them critique the model
JonathanYoung
Exploring Business - Learning Aim D

Exploring Business - Learning Aim D

This is the whole of Learning Aim D for the new BTEC Nationals 2016 (Business Unit 1 - Exploring Business). You will not have to change it. It is made in such a way that you could download this and teach from it straightaway. That means, no lesson preparation for you! This pack includes a 19 slide PowerPoint with numerous tasks and activities.
resourc
BTEC Level 2 First Award in Business Unit 1 Learning Aim A, B and C

BTEC Level 2 First Award in Business Unit 1 Learning Aim A, B and C

This is a full set of comprehensive lessons on Unit 1 for the First Award in Business. The lessons include activities, writing frames and sentence starters/connectives. Some of the learning aims have extra lessons where I felt students needed more support/detail. This set of lessons should take you through the full 30 guided learning hours.
Sabid77
Pitching for a New Business - Learning Aim B

Pitching for a New Business - Learning Aim B

This is the whole of Learning Aim A for the new BTEC Nationals 2016 (Business Unit 19 - Pitching for a New Business). You will not have to change it. It is made in such a way that you could download this and teach from it straightaway. That means, no lesson preparation for you! This pack includes a 69 slide PowerPoint with many tasks and activities.
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Price Elasticity of Demand

Price Elasticity of Demand

A powerpoint presentation and lesson plan on Price Elasticity of demand, how it is calculated and why it is important. With timers on several slides, it is a practical and innovative approach to illustrating the concept using rubber bands and erasers - these help to explain it like never before and make for novelty gifts at the end of the lesson! The method is thoroughly explained in the lesson plan with additional slides that can be used for differentiation.
rhema24
A Level Business Topic: Analysing the External Environment - Social Change and CSR X 2 lessons

A Level Business Topic: Analysing the External Environment - Social Change and CSR X 2 lessons

This Lesson covers Chapter 4 AQA Wolinski and Coates (Book 2) content of the impact of the external environment on Businesses, specifically the Social factors, with emphasis on CSR. The lesson has a lot of content, possibly suited to 2 lessons, with opportunities to discuss business examples on H and M, M & S, and Phillip Morris International (Extended Reading). Student can also have initial paired discussion and ranking activity from textbook on Ethical Dilemmas or choices for Businesses, which can tend inform whole class discussion on factors that affect decision making, with ethical consequences. If you purchase the resource and are happy with it, please leave a positive comment. Thanks.
Rusiroo