Case Studies

Types of businesses

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

Industrial sectors

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

Recruitment and selection

Recruitment is the process of identifying that the organisation needs to employ someone up to the point...

Employer/employee relations

Employer/employee relations refer to the communication that takes place between representatives of employees and employers. Much of...

Motivation

A motivated employee is someone that works hard because they feel fulfilled when they do so. Motivation...

Managing Change

In order to operate successfully, businesses today need to operate in rapidly changing markets and conditions, developing...

Marketing mix (Price, Place, Promotion, Product)

When marketing their products firms need to create a successful mix of:the right productsold at the right...

Developing key skills for a lifetime of opportunity

If you ask your friends about how school or college is helping them to achieve their ambitions,...

Building community partnerships

Throughout this diversification, however, Abbey National has retained its focus: to help people achieve financial security. The...

Financial management in a retail setting

Marks & Spencer’s leading position in the highly competitive market-place depends on its ability to stay one...

Operating a statutory body in a commercial environment

Government plays an important role in the lives of individuals and business organisations. There are many reasons...

Operations management: The Wincanton Way

Wincanton's mission is 'delivering supply chain solutions across Europe'. The company is customer focussed: its aim is...

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