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Business/Entrepreneurship: Running Like Clockwork – What Makes A Business Tick? With Dr Tiago Botelho From University of East Anglia

7th July 2020 @ 14:30 - 15:30



If you want to work in business, or maybe even start your own, you’ll need to understand how organisations operate. How are relationships and resources managed? How are decisions made?

Like a clock, a business is constituted of several “cogs” that need to work together so the organisation is able to create and deliver value to its stakeholders.

This session will focus on providing a general description of how a firm works, looking at the different parts of the business.

We’ll also look at the interrelated nature of business using business models, theories and techniques to support analysis of business issues and situations, discussing different examples (e.g. Facebook, Uber, Skype).


Lecturer Profile (Please click): Dr Tiago Botelho

Suitable for: Year 12 and 13 students (and equivalent). This session is designed for students thinking about studying Business and/or interested more generally in Entrepreneurship.

Preparation/Pre-Reading: No preparation is required although students may like to consider some of the aspects of Business that will be discussed.

The IT Setup: The event will be run on Bluejeans (similar to Zoom) and students can engage using their microphones to talk directly to Tiago, or use the chat facility if preferred. Participants are able to join using laptops, tablets, and mobile devices. If you are in school on that day, students can also join individually or as a group in a classroom.

Booking a Place: This is free for students schools and colleges. If you would like to take part in this event, please register your interest by clicking on the link directly below for the registration form:




7th July 2020
14:30 - 15:30
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