EzyBusiness Weekly 5 - 5th April
It's the last Friday before the Easter holidays so what better way to round off the spring term by taking a look at the Weekly 5. If anyone is unfamiliar with this regular feature it aims to provide 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:
Flybe's Problems - The flight carrier Flybe has experienced flight problems this week, we take a look at how severe this crisis is.
Toyota's Hybrid Secrets - Toyota have released their hybrid car patents to the market, we discuss the logic of this strategic move.
Music Industry in 2019 - We review some of the stats regarding the health of the music industry in 2018 and discuss what is likely to influence it in the future.
Spurs New Stadium - Tottenham Hotspur moved into a new stadium this week, we assess the finance and operational challenges of planning and constructing big infrastructure projects.
BBC License Agreement - The BBC entered into its largest licensing agreement with US firm Discovery this week, we take a look at what this deal means for the future of the BBC.
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.
The Weekly 5 will be taking a break over Easter but we will back for the start of the Summer term!