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Series: Business and Economics


Agricultural Markets

Agricultural Markets

As in all international markets, the price of agricultural goods is determined by their supply and demand. Spotlighting wool and beef markets, this video discusses domestic and international markets, value adding and economic disruption and...Show More
Balance Sheets

Balance Sheets

This short yet comprehensive video introduces the balance sheet as a snapshot measure of what a business owns and owes. With visual examples of a working balance sheet and discussion of its importance and applications courtesy of industry...Show More
Balance Sheets: Assets and Liabilities

Balance Sheets: Assets and Liabilities

Presenting clear and consise definitions of a balance sheet's key components by industry expert, this short video will aid Accounting and Business students in GCSE, BTEC and FE courses to understand the difference between current and non-current...Show More
Boost Juice: A Franchise Case Study

Boost Juice: A Franchise Case Study

This programme provides students with a vibrant example of a successful franchise model. The founder and controlling shareholder of Boost Juice explains how Boost Juice operates and what its priorities are.
Borrowing and Managing Debt

Borrowing and Managing Debt

Film three analyses what debt is, ways to avoid it and the reasons why people fall into debt. Discussion progresses into borrowing money and when it is necessary to do so. Unsecured loans, student loans and mortgages are explained, as are credit...Show More
Budgets, Spending and Taxation

Budgets, Spending and Taxation

This programme looks at balancing earnings and expenditure, how we spend money, and where that money goes. Michael and Fiona discuss the concepts of economies and taxation, and the film identifies the differences between products and services...Show More
Business Basics

Business Basics

This film provides an excellent introduction to Business Studies by covering a range of basic economic concepts, including the primary, secondary and tertiary sectors of the economy, factors of production, the economy and markets. A range of...Show More
Business Law

Business Law

Businesses are regulated and governed by a range of laws that exist to provide a framework for fair and proper management and operation of their activities, and to deliver protection to all stakeholders including customers, managers and...Show More
Business Management in Recession

Business Management in Recession

When the global financial crisis hit in 2008, there was a worldwide recession – virtually every economy was hit worldwide. The UK, like many European countries, the United States and nations throughout Asia, took a severe blow, and while many...Show More
Business Planning

Business Planning

In business, failing to plan equates to planning to fail. Business planning is critical to the success and sustainability of any organisation. This interview-driven film takes a comprehensive look at important aspects of business planning...Show More
Business Strategy

Business Strategy

Failing to plan in business equates to planning to fail. Any business, regardless of size, structure or sector, must have a strong business strategy. Whether an enterprise is in the establishment phase or has been operating for decades, a...Show More
Carroll's CSR Pyramid

Carroll's CSR Pyramid

Carroll’s Corporate Social Responsibility Pyramid has long been used as the framework through which to think about a business’ economic, social and environmental responsibilities. In this comprehensive video, students will be guided through...Show More
Cash Flow

Cash Flow

In business planning and operations there are many ways to measure the success and viability of an enterprise. But regardless of how well a business stacks up on paper, without effective cash flow, it can be crippled, which can very quickly lead...Show More
Cash Flow

Cash Flow

Cash flow is integral to any business and ensuring that more cash flows in than flows out is the fundamental rule of successful operations. An ideal resource for Accounting and Business students in GCSE, BTEC and FE courses, this video explores...Show More
Cash Flow: Problems and Management

Cash Flow: Problems and Management

Without positive cash flow, businesses can find themselves in a dire financial situation: a cash flow crisis. This video looks at the cash flow forecast as a way for a business to predict its expenses and revenue and put effective measures in...Show More
Change Management in Large Organisations: Smoking Laws - A Case Study

Change Management in Large Organisations: Smoking Laws - A Case Study

Large organisations only survive in today’s highly competitive environment if they have the ability to effectively deal with change. External changes such as changes to the smoking laws in several states have forced change upon hotels and other...Show More
Consumer Choice and Protection

Consumer Choice and Protection

We can all relate to the delight when finding a special item for sale or hunting down a bargain. Shopping fulfils a host of primal urges, from the necessity to feed and clothe ourselves to the need for social approval and love. It's no wonder...Show More
Copyright in Small and Medium Sized Enterprises

Copyright in Small and Medium Sized Enterprises

This video explores the use of public domain and licensed copyright materials as inputs to commercial innovation. Interviews with successful UK media firms reveal how the availability of certain expressions, such as open source software and out...Show More
COVID-19: Careers in Chaos

COVID-19: Careers in Chaos

The COVID-19 pandemic triggered a unique form of workplace change: one that impacted every person on the planet at the same time. This video discusses the effect of coronavirus on the types of work we do and the ways in which we work. Featuring...Show More
Creative Force: Technology Driving Change

Creative Force: Technology Driving Change

Businesses constantly face change. Technology drives much of it and has drastically impacted every industry and sector in recent decades. Successful small businesses embrace change and use technology smartly. Often it means continual reinvention....Show More
Critical Issues in Business: Success and Failure

Critical Issues in Business: Success and Failure

What are the critical issues which decide the success or failure of a business? An ideal resource for senior secondary viewers, this programme reveals the inner-workings of organisations and the factors which influence their operations....Show More
Cryptocurrency and Blockchain

Cryptocurrency and Blockchain

Cryptocurrencies are revolutionising the way we use and relate to money. But how do they actually work? This video explains the basics of cryptocurrencies, including why they are described as decentralised, how blockchain technology works and how...Show More
CSR and Stakeholders

CSR and Stakeholders

With Marks & Spencer providing an invaluable case study of how corporate social responsibility is applied in a real, multi-national context, this video explores the sometimes complex relationship between stakeholders and CSR. Students will gain...Show More
CSR and the Triple Bottom Line

CSR and the Triple Bottom Line

Coined in the early 1990s, the term ‘triple bottom line’ is often used in dialogue around corporate social responsibility to define the three interrelated areas by which modern companies should measure their success: people, planet and...Show More
CSR in Action: Benefits and Limitations

CSR in Action: Benefits and Limitations

Corporate social responsibility has the potential to create lasting positive changes in the communities with which a business interacts, increase an organisation’s trustworthiness and the fulfilment of their employees. However, CSR comes at a...Show More