“There is only one boss and that is the customer. And he can fire everybody in the company from the chairman on down, simply by spending his money somewhere else” Sam Walton
WHY STUDY BUSINESS?
Business Studies is a wonderful subject, which offers students an insight into the real working world as well as equipping them with a wide and varied knowledge of business operations as well as customers, markets, finance, operations, strategy, European policy and communication.
You can also expect to gain many valuable transferable skills, which can be put to use in both everyday life or if you decide to take a completely different career path. The skills gained from a Business GCSE include:
• Strong communication skills (oral and written)
• Analytical and critical thinking
• Problem solving
• Decision making
• Logical thinking
• Presentation and report writing skills
• Numeracy and an understanding of how to interpret and use financial data