It is important for any business to have up-to-date human resource policies and procedures. This challenge requires you to explore or update human resources policies and / or procedures in a business. There are a range of areas where policies / procedures can be updated and / or explored. Some suggestions are: Job descriptions – these are important to ensure everyone understands what is required of them and in advertising for new positions. These are often not updated and do… Read more »
These projects have been designed to be conducted as part of a work placement.
This challenge requires you to develop or update a business plan for your current business/ section of the business. The business plan is the blueprint for your business. It provides a road map to your future. It can also be used to obtain financial capital to expand or start up a business. Why do you need a business plan? Lewis Carroll (Carroll, 1993) wrote this in Alice in Wonderland: “One day Alice came to a fork in the road and… Read more »
This challenge requires you to develop or update a marketing plan for your current business / section of the business / or specific product. A marketing plan is a document you develop after you have written a business plan. It follows the business plan as it outlines how some of the objectives in the business plan will be achieved. It is usually only focused over a 12-18 month period, while your business plan may be for a longer period. It… Read more »