On the surface a recession is not the ideal opportunity to start a new business. Low consumer confidence and weak demand as people curb their spending during a downturn are not normally ideal conditions to begin a new business venture. But as Rachel Bridge points out in this article in the Sunday Times, there are indeed many opportunities for entrepreneurs to launch new business ventures even when economic times are tough. ““If you make the customer feel you care and give them a good experience in a recession, you will be surprised by what can be achieved when times are good.” Read the rest of Rachel’s article here
Join the tutor2u Business team for a resource-packed day designed to fast-track your lesson planning and preparation for the new Edexcel A Level Business specification. We'll look at the key changes in teaching content, explore the new challenges of teaching this linear specification and dive into some brand new teaching resources designed specifically for the new Edexcel A Level Business course from September 2015.
This resource comprises a complete collection of editable worksheets that that enable students to practice all elements of the quantitative and data analysis skills required by the Year 1 (AS) teaching content.