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Complete Business Management

Open Study College
Course summary
949 GBP
English
Distance
e-learning / Online / Distance

Course description

Business Management Level 3:

 

Unit 1: You as a Manager

  • Managers as people
  • Feedback
  • Delegating
  • Average managers and great managers
  • Listening
  • Developing your staff
  • Coaching

Unit 2: Strategy, Structure and Systems

  • Managing in context
  • Strategy
  • Structure
  • Systems
  • Financial Systems
  • Performance and development review

Unit 3: Managing Teams

  • Holding meetings
  • Developing Effective Transactions
  • Ineffective Transactions
  • Stages of Team Development
  • Performing

Unit 4: Managing Performance

  • Expectations
  • Measures
  • Outcomes
  • Keeping Performance Records

Unit 5: Setting Goals

  • SMART Goals
  • Achieving Balance
  • Motivations
  • Considerations when goal-setting
  • Learning from Experience

Unit 6: Leadership and Politics

  • Leadership and Management
  • Four Styles of Leadership
  • Leadership and Politics
  • Dealing with Conflict
  • How to Make Collaboration Work
  • Leadership Influences on Management

 

Starting Your Own Business Level 3:

Unit 1: Preparing to Start Your Business

  • Why start your own business?
  • Character and motivation
  • Before you start: managing yourself and planning
  • Market research
  • Sales and profits
  • Competitors
  • Financial planning
  • Suppliers
  • Employing people
  • Stock and asset management

Unit 2: Defining Your Business

  • Deciding on the form of your business (sole trader, partnership, limited company)
  • How to decide what is best for you
  • Setting goals for yourself

Unit 3: Marketing

  • Your product or service
  • Value for money
  • Competition
  • Segmenting your market
  • Pricing

Unit 4: Customers

  • Identifying your potential customers
  • Promoting your business
  • Before sale
  • After sale

Unit 5: Finance

  • Understanding your business finances
  • Working with figures
  • Break-event point
  • Fixed and current assets
  • Cash flow
  • Sources of finance
  • Managing your money

Unit 6: Your Business Plan

  • Why do you need a business plan?
  • The format and structure of your business plan
  • Yourself, your people. your values, your mission
  • Your business model
  • Your market
  • Your competition
  • Development
  • Profit forecast
  • Risks

 

Business Operations and Lean Management Level 3:

Unit 1: How Operations Management Became Critical to Business Success

  • Operations Management
  • Success in the modern world
  • Value chain
  • Impact on good operations

Unit 2: People and Operations

  • Changing role of the Operations Manager
  • Managing people
  • Teams

Unit 3: Products and Services

  • Relationship between marketing and operations
  • Approaches to product and service design
  • Key principles in product and service design
  • Value analysis

Unit 4: Operational Processes in Context

  • Value chains, supply chains and logistics
  • Suppliers and providers
  • Designing processes
  • Controlling the value chain

Unit 5: Efficiency and Effectiveness in Operations

  • Operations managers
  • Best practice organisations and managing their operations
  • Cost-reducing methods  
  • Lean synchronisation

Unit 6: Quality, Improvements and Change

  • Quality
  • Operational risk  
  • Operations Managers and modern organisations
  • Continuous improvement approach  

Why choose Open Study College

Trusted by over 73,000 students

Study from home, at your own pace

Discounts on selected courses

Expenses



Pay Now: GBP 949.00
OR 6 Monthly Instalments of GBP 157.35 with a deposit of GBP
104.90 totalling 1,049

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