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    Ordinary Level business Predictions please? Whelankaren

    anyone have any ideas what may come up in the ordinary level paper or what to study please?

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      Julija_7673

      1 - Conflict Resolution

      2 - International Trade

      3 - Tax

      4 - Leading & Motivating

      5 - Management Activities

      6 - Marketing/Advertising

      7 - Communication

      8 - Accounts/Calculations etc

      9 - Sales Promotion/Brand names etc

      10 - I.T

      11 - Ethics

      12 - HRM

      13 - Insurance

      14 - The EU

      15 - Type of Business Organisations

      16 - Source of Finance

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      Julija_7673

      also the first 5 are the ones that are more than likely going to come up on the paper, so I would focus more on them, hope that helps :-)

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      Karins_1713

      Thanks 😊

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      M Monahan

      No ABQ for OL, 25% of the marks is for the Short Questions, 75% is for the Long Question.

      General Topics same as HL Paper Consumer Legislation People in Business, Small Claims Court comes up regularly,

      Forms of Business - Sole Trader, Partnership, PLC.

      Characteristics of Entrepreneurs: Control, Self-confident, Decisive, Creative/Innovated, Energetic.

      Enterprising skills – Planning/Goal setting, Assessing risk/decision making, Time management, HR,

      Innovation, Reality perception, Inner control.

      Leadership styles and Motivational theory Maslow, McGregors X&Y.

      Management Activities – POC (Planning, Organising & Controlling.

      Management Skills - LMC Leading, Motivating and Communications.

      Notice for Meeting and Agenda - Duties of Chairperson, Secretary.

      Good Communication, why is it important for a business.

      Marketing Product Life Cycle, Branding, Target Market.

      Sources of Finance - Short, Medium and Long Term.

      Organisational Structures, be able to draw out (Functional, Geographic, Product).

      Employment Equality Act, Discrimination, Industrial Relations.

      Cashflow foreast be able to analyse it, write about the Net Cash Figure, comment on findings.

      Contract Law, Offer, Acceptance, Consideration etc.

      Balance of trade (Visible/physical) goods and Balance of Payments (Visible and Invisible goods) be able to calculate.

      Insurance - Principles.

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      Whelankaren

      Thank You 😊

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      M Monahan

      Karen I have also put up general notes that might help with revision which you could use links:

      https://www.studyclix.ie/Discuss/Leaving-Cert-Business/key-topics-for-2015-leaving-certificate-business-examination-all-areas-of-paper

      https://www.studyclix.ie/Discuss/Leaving-Cert-Business/key-topics-for-2016-leaving-certificate-business-examination

      Good luck with your examination, watch the time, most students find they run out quickly under exam pressure. Let me know how you get on.

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