Strategy

Types of business organisations

The main types of business organisation in the private sector in the UK are:sole traderspartnershipscompaniesfranchises.The sole traderThe...

Industrial sectors

The main types of business organisation in the private sector in the UK are - sole traders,...

Decision making

A business organisation is a decision-making unit that sets out to produce a product in the form...

Business strategy

A business strategy is the means by which it sets out to achieve its desired ends (objectives)....

Business structure

Every organisation made up of more than one person will need some form of organisational structure. An...

External organisations

Businesses come into contact with a range of external organisations, including:CompetitorsSuppliers of services e.g. transport and communications...

Vision

The vision of a company is an outline of what that company wants to achieve. A vision needs...

Ownership

The owner of a business is the person who owns the business - i.e. has put the...

Types of organisation

The main types of business organisation in the private sector are illustrated in the chart below:Criteria For...

Public and private sectors

The main types of business organisations in the private sector in the UK are - sole traders,...

Structure of organisations

Organisations are structured in radically different ways ranging from relatively fixed structures with positions, rules, and established...

Trends in ownership and control

The owner of a business is the person who owns the business - i.e. has put the...

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