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Economics & Business


CSR in Action: Benefits and Limitations

CSR in Action: Benefits and Limitations

Corporate Social Responsibility

Corporate social responsibility has the potential to create lasting positive changes in the communities with which a business interacts, increase an organisation’s trustworthiness and the fulfilment of their employees. However, CSR comes at a...Show More
CSR and the Triple Bottom Line

CSR and the Triple Bottom Line

Corporate Social Responsibility

Coined in the early 1990s, the term ‘triple bottom line’ is often used in dialogue around corporate social responsibility to define the three interrelated areas by which modern companies should measure their success: people, planet and...Show More
Carroll's CSR Pyramid

Carroll's CSR Pyramid

Corporate Social Responsibility

Carroll’s Corporate Social Responsibility Pyramid has long been used as the framework through which to think about a business’ economic, social and environmental responsibilities. In this comprehensive video, students will be guided through...Show More
CSR and Stakeholders

CSR and Stakeholders

Corporate Social Responsibility

With Marks & Spencer providing an invaluable case study of how corporate social responsibility is applied in a real, multi-national context, this video explores the sometimes complex relationship between stakeholders and CSR. Students will gain...Show More
Cash Flow: Problems and Management

Cash Flow: Problems and Management

Financial Reporting for Business

Without positive cash flow, businesses can find themselves in a dire financial situation: a cash flow crisis. This video looks at the cash flow forecast as a way for a business to predict its expenses and revenue and put effective measures in...Show More
Cash Flow

Cash Flow

Financial Reporting for Business

Cash flow is integral to any business and ensuring that more cash flows in than flows out is the fundamental rule of successful operations. An ideal resource for senior secondary and TAFE students of Accounting and Business, this video explores...Show More
Profit and Loss Statements: Revenue, Expenses, and Profit

Profit and Loss Statements: Revenue, Expenses, and Profit

Financial Reporting for Business

In this video, senior secondary and TAFE students of Accounting and Business will find accessible and contextual definitions by industry experts of three key accounting terms - revenue, expenses and profit - and how these factors interrelate in...Show More
Profit and Loss Statements

Profit and Loss Statements

Financial Reporting for Business

This short video introduces the profit and loss statement as one measure of a business's performance. Though visual examples and succinct explanations by industry experts, students taking Accounting and Business courses at the senior secondary...Show More
Balance Sheets: Assets and Liabilities

Balance Sheets: Assets and Liabilities

Financial Reporting for Business

Presenting clear and consise definitions of a balance sheet's key components by industry experts, this short video will aid students in senior secondary and TAFE Accounting and Business courses to understand the difference between current and...Show More
Balance Sheets

Balance Sheets

Financial Reporting for Business

This short yet comprehensive video introduces the balance sheet as a snapshot measure of what a business owns and owes. With visual examples of a working balance sheet and discussion of its importance and applications courtesy of industry...Show More
Effective Business Communications

Effective Business Communications

Exploring Business

Communication, internally and externally, is central to every aspect of a business’s strategy and operations. In this video, four different business people from the UK and Australia provide an insight into the importance of communication,...Show More
Features of Businesses

Features of Businesses

Exploring Business

Understanding the fundamental features of business underpins success. This video explores organisational purpose, structure and objectives through the eyes of four operators in very different Australian and UK-based business environments –...Show More
Stakeholders and Their Influence

Stakeholders and Their Influence

Exploring Business

Every business has its stakeholders—without them the business wouldn’t exist. In this video, four people operating in very different business environments—in Australia and the UK—talk about the influence of internal and external...Show More
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
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