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Unit One AQA 6131 Revision Materials

Unit One AQA 6131 Revision Materials

These are my revision notes for Unit 1 of the AQA legacy paper. Updated versions are available to purchase as well for the new specification but these notes provide a good basic outline of many topic areas.

By dazzan74

What is Sources of Finance all about?

What is Sources of Finance all about?

The latest in the series of resources designed to help students with Learning Support needs better understand the basics of GCSE Business Studies. This topic looks at the many different sources of finance available to a business.

By dazzan74

What is Ratio Analysis all about?

What is Ratio Analysis all about?

The final element of this package of notes designed to assist the understanding of finance for learning support students of GCSE Business Studies. These notes look at the five key ratios that students are required to know and use for the OCR exam. It breaks them down into easy to understand elements and builds up student confidence about how to use the figures!

By dazzan74

What are Sole Traders and Partnerships All About?

What are Sole Traders and Partnerships All About?

A worksheet designed to help GCSE students of Business Studies to gain a solid grounding in this key topic area. It looks at why people decide to establish themselves as an unlimited business and examines the pros and cons of such a decision.

By dazzan74

What is Profit and Loss All About?

What is Profit and Loss All About?

The next title in this series, aimed at Learning Support students of GCSE Business Studies. This worksheet looks at the Trading, Profit and Loss Account. It considers how the account is constructed and examines the different elements in detail.

By dazzan74

What is Cash Flow all about?

What is Cash Flow all about?

Another in the series of Learning Support materials aimed specifically at students of GCSE Business Studies. This worksheet looks at the role of the Cash Flow in Business. It examines how a cash flow is constructed and the main differences between cash and profit.

By dazzan74

What are Balance Sheets all about?

What are Balance Sheets all about?

The penultimate worksheet in this series of financial notes targeted at learning support students of GCSE Business Studies. This worksheet looks at that most challenging of subject areas....the Balance Sheet. It trys to break it down into simple stages that will enable a deeper understanding by the pupil.

By dazzan74

Market Research

Market Research

This is the latest in the series of simplified marketing notes aimed at Learning Support students of GCSE Business Studies. The notes cover the topics of primary and secondary research, sampling techniques, SWOT Analysis and USP Analysis in an easy to understand manner. There are various tasks for students to complete as they progress through the worksheet.

By dazzan74

TES Author Resource - Excel Sales and Accounts Tracker and Workbook

TES Author Resource - Excel Sales and Accounts Tracker and Workbook

This is a resource for authors to keep an account of the numbers of sales and earnings each day. It will provide valuable data which will help to inform authors how to most effectively manage their business and, hopefully, show the growth and trends in their business. This excel work-book willKeep accounts of daily / weekly / monthly and yearly sales figures and numbers of products sold Record sales figures in graph formatProvide real-time averages of products sold and sales figures for each day of the weekProvide real-time averages of products sold and sales figures for each week of the yearProvide real-time averages of products sold and sales figures for each month of the yearProvide real-time averages of products sold and sales figures for each yearIt will enable authors to analyse Which days are the best for salesHow TES sales or individual sales impact on numbers of products sold Observe trends in sales throughout the yearThe workbook has been set up to input figures from September 2016 until December 2021.Other Resources for AuthorsHow to Become a Successful TES Author: Step by Step GuideTES Author Calendar and Planner

By Krazikas

What is Price Elasticity all about?

What is Price Elasticity all about?

The latest in the series of learning support materials aimed at students of GCSE Business Studies. This unit looks at the area of Price Elasticity of Demand. It considers the meaning of the results and shows students how to calculate percentage change.

By dazzan74

What are Entrepreneurs all about?

What are Entrepreneurs all about?

A worksheet aimed at GCSE Business Students with the aim of helping them to comprehend this complex topic area. What makes someone want to set up their own business? What qualities do they require?

By dazzan74

What are Franchises All About?

What are Franchises All About?

Another one in the series of worksheets designed to help the understanding of GCSE Business Studies students. This topic looks at the concept of the franchise and how it offers many entrepreneurs a chance to operate a business but without all of the risks!

By dazzan74

What is Break Even all about?

What is Break Even all about?

Another in the series of resources aimed at helping learning support students in their studies of GCSE Business Studies. This worksheet looks at Break Even Analysis.

By dazzan74

Break-Even Analysis Handbook + Presentation

Break-Even Analysis Handbook + Presentation

This is a handbook that I have produced includes the basic background information on break-even analysis and some exciting tasks for learner's to engage in and complete. Attached with it is a presentation that accompanies it. This should be enough material to cover 2 lessons. Ideal for GCSE students. Enjoy!

By gohar_khan

Improving Cash Flow and Profits

Improving Cash Flow and Profits

This revision sheet forms part of the new AQA Business specification and focuses upon the main methods and difficulties of improving cash flow, profits and profitability. This includes looking at the issues of debt factoring, sale and leaseback, bank loans, overdrafts, reducing credit and raising prices.

By dazzan74

Decision Making to Improve Financial Performance

Decision Making to Improve Financial Performance

This money saving bundle offers a complete series of revision notes for AS Level Business. It contains notes on financial objectives; analysing financial performance; sources of finance and improving cash flow and profits.

By dazzan74

What are Costs and Revenues all about?

What are Costs and Revenues all about?

The latest in the series of resources designed to aide student understanding of complex GCSE Business Studies concepts. This worksheet examines the concepts of costs and revenues, looking at fixed and variable costs and how businesses have to estimate their initial figures.

By dazzan74

Business Activity Unit 1

Business Activity Unit 1

An effective way for students to summaries Unit 1; basic business activity. Can be used as part of revision, or as an activity after completing the unit.

By raemac88

Edexcel GCSE Unit 4 Business Communication 2012-2016 Exam Audit

Edexcel GCSE Unit 4 Business Communication 2012-2016 Exam Audit

An audit of the past 5 years Unit 4 Edexcel GCSE exam papers. Categorised each question under theme, mark awarded and year published. Allows any teacher of Edexcel GCSE Unit 4 Business Communications to have an overview of which themes, marks awarded and year of exam to help focus and monitor your own teaching syllabus.

By bentley58