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Archive: October 2015

  • AQA BUSS4 E-commerce – Tackling the 2nd bullet…

    Advice on how to tackle the second bullet point in the AQA Research brief. In order to consider the impact of e-commerce on businesses and their functional areas students need to have a basic understanding of:  how traditional commercial transactions differ to electronic commerce. what a business’s functional areas are and, more specifically, the various activities undertaken within each…

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  • AQA BUSS4 Research theme

    For those working on the AQA BUSS4 Research theme… The ONS produced a statistical bulletin on E-commerce and ICT Activity.  The most recent bulletin (relating to 2013) can be accessed here: http://www.ons.gov.uk/ons/dcp171778_387514.pdf Students should subsequently look out for the 2014 bulletin due to be published at the end of November 2015.

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  • Tackling the first bullet in the AQA BUSS4 Research brief on e-commerce

    AQA BUSS4 research theme for 2016 on Technological Change: e-commerce, here are some useful tips on how to tackle the first bullet point in the AQA Research brief on: The Impact of e-commerce on the competitive environment within industries. Before undertaking any research students should have a clear understanding of key business terms, so… What is the competitive environment? The competitive…

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