“The Importance of Planning for Irish Business”
Your group needs to research and detail the follow areas:
1. What is business planning,
2. Key theorists viewpoints on business planning,
3. Different types of business planning,
4. Why is it so important for business,
There must be a variety of at least seven resources (THREE OF THESE SOURCES MUST BE ELECTRONIC SOURCES FROM THE ONLINE LIBRARY DATABASES) used as citation, and then they must appear in the bibliography and references section. A variety means that there cannot be seven websites and nothing else, but instead a mix of websites, books, journals, eBooks, newspapers, magazines, blogs, etc.
The report must have a preface (cover page, contents, executive summary, terms of reference) as well as an introduction, main body of the report and conclusions and recommendations.. A penalty of 5% (1 mark out of the 20 marks) will apply for every page over or under this page limit. Your page limit includes ALL pages (i.e. includes cover page, bibliography). For example, if your total report size is 13 or 22 pages, a 2 page penalty of 10% (2 marks out of 20) applies. You must format the report in Times New Roman font size 12 in 1.5 line spacing (except where single line spacing is required as per the writing style guide).