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BTEC National in Business
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Level 3
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Unit 1 The Business Environment

The following scenario should be used for all tasks.

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Scenario
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You work as a junior journalist for the local newspaper which is planning to run a feature article on local businesses. You need to produce an article on two local, contrasting businesses covering:
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<> Purpose
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<> Ownership
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<> Organisational structure
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<> Strategic planning
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<> Economic environment
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<> Political, legal and social factors
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Task 1 (P1)
In this task, you need to describe the type of business, purpose and ownership of two contrasting businesses.

To successfully achieve P1, you need to do the following:

a) Select two local businesses. One of these must be a profit organisation and one of these must be a not-for-profit organisation.

b) Collect research on your two chosen businesses to find out about their:
- History > How long have they been in business? > Where and when did they start?

- Activity > Do they extract, make or sell products?

- Purpose > Do they have goods, services…...

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