Business Weekly 5 - 8th March
It's weekly 5 time again! This provides you with a short summary of some of the most significant and interesting stories of the week in business and industry. This helps keep you up to date with the news, whilst at the same time provide you with examples of business theories in action in the real world.
This week's top 5 Business stories, as chosen by our EzyBusiness team:
Struggles of Bennetts - Another high street chain is on the verge of collapsing - why and what are the finance options available?
Apprenticeship Downturn - The apprenticeship numbers this year are down on last year - is this evidence of a failing apprenticeship scheme?
End of PS Vita - Sony look set to end production of their handheld console - perfect example of the product life cycle in action.
Greggs Vegan Masterstroke - Greggs announced record sales figures - how much of a role did the launch of the Vegan sausage roll have to play in this?
Kylie Jenner - One of the Kardashian stars became the youngest self-made billionaire according to Forbes this week at just the age the tender age of 21.
For each topic, we have designed a question to help your students use the skills they have developed in class and apply them to real-world situations.
Stay tuned for further editions of the Weekly 5 released on Friday's during term time!