Topic 1 - Understanding Business Activity

A - Business Activity

B - Classification of business

C - Enterprise, business growth and size

D - Types of business organisation

E - Business objectives and stakeholder objectives

A - Business Activity

A business is any organisation that makes goods or provides services.  There are many types of businesses in the world. These range from small firms owned and run by just one person, through to large companies, which employ thousands of staff all over the world. 

Using the link on the right, research a business of your choice to identify the different products and services they offer. 

A - Business Activity

What is an entrepreneur?

Watch the clip adjacent to get an insight to what makes an entrepreneur from some of the current most successful people who have started a business.  

A - Business Activity

What entrepreneurial skills do you think you have?  Have a go at completing the online survey to get some feedback.  You can review this at any time over the course of your studies to see if your skills have changed. 

A - Business Activity

Click on the link on the right to test your knowledge on what is a business.