Who is the course for?

  • Entrepreneurs or anyone who wants to succeed in the business industry.
  • People who have an interest in learning the business and commercial acumen.

Entry Requirement:

  • This course is available to all learners, from all academic backgrounds.
  • Good understanding of English language, numeracy and ICT are required to attend this course.

Assessment:

  • At the end of the course, you will be required to sit an online multiple-choice test. Your test will be assessed automatically and immediately so that you will instantly know whether you have been successful.
  • Before sitting for your final exam, you will have the opportunity to test your proficiency with a mock exam.

Certification:

  • After you have successfully passed the test, you will be able to obtain an Accredited Certificate of Achievement. You can however also obtain a Course Completion Certificate following the course completion without sitting for the test. Certificates can be obtained either in hardcopy at the cost of £39 or in PDF format at the cost of £24.

Why choose us?

  • Affordable, engaging & high-quality e-learning study materials;
  • Tutorial videos/materials from the industry leading experts;
  • Study in a user-friendly, advanced online learning platform;
  • Efficient exam systems for the assessment and instant result;
  • The UK & internationally recognized accredited qualification;
  • Access to course content on mobile, tablet or desktop from anywhere anytime;
  • The benefit of applying for NUS Extra Discount Card;
  • 24/7 student support via email.

Career Path:

The Diploma in Business and Commercial Acumen is a useful qualification to possess, and would be beneficial for the following careers:

  • Businessmen
  • Board Member
  • Entrepreneur
  • Manager
  • Top Executive.

Module One: Getting Started

  • Workshop Objectives

Module Two: Seeing the Big Picture

  • Short and Long-Term Interactions
  • Recognize Growth Opportunities
  • Mindfulness of Decisions
  • Everything is Related
  • Case Study

Module Three: KPIs (Key Performance Indicators)

  • Decisiveness1
  • Flexible1
  • Strong Initiative
  • Being Intuitive
  • Case Study

Module Four: Risk Management Strategies

  • Continuous Assessment
  • Internal and External Factors
  • Making Adjustments and Corrections
  • Knowing When to Pull the Trigger or Plug
  • Case Study

Module Five: Recognizing Learning Events

  • Develop a Sense of Always Learning
  • Evaluate Past Decisions
  • Problems Are Learning Opportunities
  • Recognize Your Blind Spots
  • Case Study

Module Six: You Need to Know These Answers and More

  • What Makes My Company Money?
  • What Were Sales Last Year?
  • What is Our Profit Margin?
  • What Were Our Costs?
  • Case Study

Module Seven: Financial Literacy (I)

  • Assets
  • Financial Ratios
  • Liabilities
  • Equity
  • Case Study

Module Eight: Financial Literacy (II)

  • Income Statement
  • Balance Sheet
  • Cash Flow Statement
  • Read, Read, and Read
  • Case Study

Module Nine: Business Acumen in Management

  • Talent Management
  • Change Management
  • Asset Management
  • Organizational Management
  • Case Study

Module Ten: Critical Thinking in Business

  • Ask the Right Questions
  • Organize Data
  • Evaluate the InformationMake the Decision
  • Case Study

Module Eleven: Key Financial Levers

  • Investing in People
  • Effective Communication
  • Process Improvement
  • Goal Alignment
  • Case Study

Module Twelve: Wrapping Up

  • Words from the Wise
  • Lessons Learn
Program taught in:
English
Last updated June 8, 2018
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