AQA Business and Communication Systems revision notes

My revision notes for AQA BCS. They have been made from the official BCS textbook (with penguins on the front) and a VERY long. i hope they come out properly when you view it, i made them on word 2007 so if you have that it should be fine. hope they help XD

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  • Created on: 16-05-12 17:21

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Business plan- A detailed report of a business's future proposals. It will use this to help
in meeting its aims and objectives
ICT IN THE BUSINESS ENVIROMENT


BCS revision notes
AIMS: general OBJECTIVES: measured, so that a business knows when it has
achieved them.
OBJECTIVES = Specific Measurable Achievable Realistic…

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· Research possible competition
· Plan to buy new machinery
· Recruit new staff
Break even ­ When a business manages to earn enough money from its sales to just
cover its costs
Mission statement ­ A paragraph, a number of points or even just a sentence that
summarises what…

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ICT IN THE BUSINESS ENVIROMENT
After making a profit, other aims and objectives will be created:
TURNOVER ­ increasing turnover means increasing the total value of all of its sales.
Higher sales = higher profits
RESOURCES ­ reducing waste, making sure employees always have some work to do.
Making sure…

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ICT IN THE BUSINESS ENVIROMENT
STAKEHOLDERS ­ different groups of people that are directly or indirectly involved in a
business.
The success of a business can be measured in DIFFERENT WAYS:
Employees might measure success through INCREASED WAGES OR SALARY. Local
council might measure success in the NUMBER OF JOBS…

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ICT IN THE BUSINESS ENVIROMENT
MEASURING WEALTH:
Can be measured by WHAT A BUSINESS OWNS, including shops, machines, land,
factories, and offices. MORE ASSETS = MORE PROFIT.
Assets ­ used to increase PRODUCTION and SALE, meaning MORE PROFIT, so all
stakeholders will benefit too.
Skilled employees used in the right…

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Trade Union - This is an organisation, independent from the employer, which represents
the rights of its members (the business's employees)

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Thank you sooo much this is really helpful :)

Zeeshan_

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Thank you sooo much this is really helpful :)

JamesRosen

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Do they cover the AQA syllabus 

meeeeeeee

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These are amazing, thank youuu, I have my BCS theory mock tomorrow, and these should help :)

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AQA Business and Communication Systems revision notes

My revision notes for AQA BCS. They have been made from the official BCS textbook (with penguins on the front) and a VERY long. i hope they come out properly when you view it, i made them on word 2007 so if you have that it should be fine. hope they help XD

  • Created by: natasha
  • Created on: 16-05-12 17:21

Pages in this set

Page 1

Preview of page 1

Page 2

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Business plan- A detailed report of a business's future proposals. It will use this to help
in meeting its aims and objectives
ICT IN THE BUSINESS ENVIROMENT


BCS revision notes
AIMS: general OBJECTIVES: measured, so that a business knows when it has
achieved them.
OBJECTIVES = Specific Measurable Achievable Realistic…

Page 3

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· Research possible competition
· Plan to buy new machinery
· Recruit new staff
Break even ­ When a business manages to earn enough money from its sales to just
cover its costs
Mission statement ­ A paragraph, a number of points or even just a sentence that
summarises what…

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Page 5

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ICT IN THE BUSINESS ENVIROMENT
After making a profit, other aims and objectives will be created:
TURNOVER ­ increasing turnover means increasing the total value of all of its sales.
Higher sales = higher profits
RESOURCES ­ reducing waste, making sure employees always have some work to do.
Making sure…

Page 6

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ICT IN THE BUSINESS ENVIROMENT
STAKEHOLDERS ­ different groups of people that are directly or indirectly involved in a
business.
The success of a business can be measured in DIFFERENT WAYS:
Employees might measure success through INCREASED WAGES OR SALARY. Local
council might measure success in the NUMBER OF JOBS…

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ICT IN THE BUSINESS ENVIROMENT
MEASURING WEALTH:
Can be measured by WHAT A BUSINESS OWNS, including shops, machines, land,
factories, and offices. MORE ASSETS = MORE PROFIT.
Assets ­ used to increase PRODUCTION and SALE, meaning MORE PROFIT, so all
stakeholders will benefit too.
Skilled employees used in the right…

Page 10

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Trade Union - This is an organisation, independent from the employer, which represents
the rights of its members (the business's employees)

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Zeeshan_

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Thank you sooo much this is really helpful :)

Zeeshan_

Report

Thank you sooo much this is really helpful :)

JamesRosen

Report

Do they cover the AQA syllabus 

meeeeeeee

Report

These are amazing, thank youuu, I have my BCS theory mock tomorrow, and these should help :)