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Economics & Business

Contains 122 Videos

Savings and Investing

Savings and Investing

Know Your Finances

This programme teaches students about the definitions of, and need for, savings and investments. Reasons why people save are explored, as well as the concept of creating a savings plan. The programme explains a number of different investment...Show More
Introducing the Finance Industry

Introducing the Finance Industry

Know Your Finances

This programme teaches students about different types of financial institutions and the services they offer. It explains the concepts of interest earned, interest charged, and how financial institutions make a profit. The programme explores the...Show More
Borrowing Money

Borrowing Money

Know Your Finances

This programme teaches students about the pros and cons of borrowing money, different borrowing options, and factors to consider when borrowing. Students will learn about loans and credit cards, interest rates, and credit ratings. The programme...Show More
Selling Products Globally

Selling Products Globally

Business without Borders

Global brands – they might be the same wherever you go, or they might be different. They might also vary considerably in price and how they’re positioned from country to country. Experts Kathleen Griffiths (RMIT) and Simon Kanat (Ted Baker...Show More
Researching Global Markets

Researching Global Markets

Business without Borders

Your product is set to go worldwide, but what if it doesn’t have global appeal? Going global in business requires thorough research into demographics, culture and religion, politics, economics and law to identify viable international markets...Show More
Global Branding

Global Branding

Business without Borders

Effective global branding requires a sound understanding of different international markets, and how products or services themselves, and the language and imagery used in their promotion, best suits consumers. In this interview-led programme,...Show More
The Credit Crunch

The Credit Crunch

This film was made during the early part of 2009 when the world faced a credit crunch and economic times not seen since the Great Depression of the 1930s. Narrator-led and featuring many street interview grabs, together with comments from an...Show More
Franchising

Franchising

In recent decades, franchising has become a popular and highly successful business model for many enterprises. Some of the world’s best-known brands have become household names through extensive international franchising. This film looks at...Show More
External Factors Affecting Business: Natural Disasters

External Factors Affecting Business: Natural Disasters

All businesses are exposed to some level of risk, but when a natural disaster strikes they can suddenly face a variety of unexpected and often extraordinary situations. What happens in a matter of seconds can sometimes take years to rebuild. The...Show More
Operations Processes

Operations Processes

Inputs, Transformations, Outputs

At the very heart of business operations is the production of products or services – the input of raw materials, human resources and capital, the transformation process that turns input into output – and the output – the actual product or...Show More
Management Roles: Planning, Organising, Leading, Controlling

Management Roles: Planning, Organising, Leading, Controlling

Management is one of the most widely-discussed and critical issues in business. Understanding what a manager does and how they achieve success is the focus of this engaging, information-rich programme for senior secondary audiences. Experts...Show More
Meeting Management Challenges 2

Meeting Management Challenges 2

Workplaces are fast-paced, challenging and diverse environments that can create conflict and misunderstanding. Successful resolution of problems with colleagues is a vital aspect of good management. This fly-on-the-wall style dramatisation...Show More
Meeting Management Challenges 1

Meeting Management Challenges 1

Every workplace, no matter how successful, has to deal with difficult situations. But what are the most effective ways of responding to employee issues? This presenter-led programme guides audiences through a range of dramatic scenarios, which...Show More
Online Marketing

Online Marketing

With the emergence of social media technology and the Internet now dominating global communication, this expert-led programme for upper secondary and higher-education viewers shows why online marketing is a vital part of every business model....Show More
Online Customer Service

Online Customer Service

As technology evolves, so too does the world of customer service. Customers now prefer to deal with companies online, rather than typical face-to-face or phone exchanges. Online customer service provides many unique challenges, and opportunities,...Show More
Person-to-Person Customer Service

Person-to-Person Customer Service

Dealing face to face with customers can require patience and the ability to genuinely engage with people of all ages, and from wide ranging backgrounds. It requires the ability to remain calm, to engage, to focus on customer needs and to meet...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
Sources of Finance

Sources of Finance

Starting and operating any business is not simply a case of putting up a sign or registering a website and declaring yourself open for business. In the establishment of any enterprise, capital is needed before any doors open, phones ring or hits...Show More
The Nature of Business in Australia

The Nature of Business in Australia

No matter who we are or what we do, business permeates just about every aspect of our lives. It fulfills a range of important functions in our society and underpins the functioning and growth of our economy. This production examines the various...Show More
Starting an Online Business

Starting an Online Business

Got a great idea for a product or service and want to start an online business? It’s a lucrative market with potential for big returns, but where do you start? This interview based production introduces viewers to a range of online business...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
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
Telephone Customer Service

Telephone Customer Service

As customers, so much of our interaction with businesses and other organisations is undertaken over the phone. Those on the other end of the phone deal every day with a wide variety of people from a range of backgrounds. An organisation that...Show More
Employment Relations and Conflict Resolution

Employment Relations and Conflict Resolution

Teamwork and effective relationships with colleagues are key to the productive and profitable operation of most organisations. Inevitably though, there are disputes and conflict, and all personnel need to know how to appropriately deal with them....Show More
Microeconomics: Understanding the Market System

Microeconomics: Understanding the Market System

A fundamental proposition in economics is that people have unlimited wants, but there are limited resources, which leads to the problem of scarcity. Hence the central question in economics is how best to allocate limited resources to produce...Show More