There is a some space so if the business needed an extension they could have it because of the space they have around them and the other reason that it was located their because it is close to the motorway and they are close to the docks and so they can receive raw material quicker. Explain how the location of Businesses 1 is either an advantage or a disadvantage when dealing with:
The disadvantages is that they have to take environmental factors in to count like disrupting the community environment by building roads and building this did not allow for expansion and also made transportation and the use of machinery difficult and there is more then one company that is producing hot air balloons and will may attract your customers so Cameron balloons will have compete by producing goods with accurate labelling and by making sure that the design process takes environmental concerns into account then the other company.
The advantages There is a lot of space around the company so if the business needed an extension they will be able to because of the space they have around them and the other reason that it was located their because it is close to the motorway and they are close to the docks and so they can receive raw material quicker. (You must decide whether the location is providing an advantage or a disadvantage and say why you think that this is the case. You should explain each aspect as fully as possible. Consider factors such as transport, customers, raw materials and specialist labour as well as local, national and international factors.)
The disadvantages is that they have to take environmental factors in to count like disrupting the community environment by building roads and building this will affect the business when expanding the business and this also makes transportation a problem because of the lack of roads and the use of machinery and number of people will difficult to work in and there is more then one company that is producing hot air balloons and will may attract your customers. Explain the main functional areas of a business, and say what activities they would normally carry out. Show how Businesses 1 & 2 is organised. Explain how Businesses 1 & 2’s deals with each business function, what area or person it is allocated to, and why you think that it has been organised in this way. Explain what jobs or tasks are carried out by each functional area, and what the major job titles and responsibilities are
Businesses 1 ; 2 uses Information Technology (IT) in a number of different ways. Explain how it uses IT in at least two different functional areas. (You should look at the main uses of IT both within functional areas and between functional areas) Explain how functional areas work together (you should give examples) and how they can use IT to make this more efficient. Explain how the efficient working of the functional areas helps the business to reach its aims and objectives Suggest ways in which the efficiency of the functional areas could be improved.
(Suggest possible improvements, both using IT and not using IT, that could help the functional areas to work together more efficiently.) Explain how your suggested improvements might help Cameron’s to achieve its aims and objectives. (Refer to Businesses 1 & 2 ‘ aims and objectives and link this to your suggested changes. How could your changes help to achieve the aims and objectives?)