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Understanding these interrelated processes is crucial for creating and developing organisations. This module explores these decisions areas from a range of contemporary perspectives and contexts. Project directorManage progress, budget & teams to ensure the successful conclusion of construction projects. Business intelligence is all about gaining a thorough understanding of the market your business works in. This can be from gaining professional experience or from collecting and studying data you or another team have gathered.
You could specialise in business development within a specific sector like manufacturing or healthcare. There are also opportunities to move into consultancy work, providing advice to a range of companies. You may also consider setting up your own business development consultancy.
In some cases, usually for provision in one of our out-centres, Recognised University Teachers are involved, supported by the University in suitable professional development for teaching. Typically, for a module predominantly delivered through lectures you can expect at least 3 contact hours per week (lectures/seminars/tutorials). Laboratory classes often require a greater intensity of attendance in blocks. The precise model will depend on the course you apply for and may be subject to change from year to year for quality or enhancement reasons. The module covers Innovation in Practice through a Business Process Innovation from both theoretical and practical perspectives. It introduces students to the crucial value creating processes within organisations.
Programme management experience to contribute to high level programme planning discussions to shape work to meet donor needs. To avoid disappointment, you are advised to submit your application as soon as possible as we reserve the right to close the vacancy early if a high volume of applications are received. This is to ensure that we can manage application levels whilst maintaining a positive candidate experience. Unfortunately once avacancy has closed, we are unable to consider further applications.
In terms of personality traits, employers generally look for people who are articulate, polished and professional who have a good telephone manner.
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Much of your training will be on the job but there are also a huge number of relevant courses available, such as Level 2 and Level 3 courses in business principles, sales and marketing and sales management. Business development managers are employed across the public, private and charity sectors, in all types of businesses and organisations. It can be challenging trying to create new business opportunities, in addition to the constant pressure of meeting or exceeding targets. However, business development is quite a creative role and can be very satisfying.
The changing understanding of creativity is explored as well as personal approaches to creative problem solving. The broad nature of Innovation is examined – especially in terms of organizational culture / climate and new business models. Pareto offers a working environment like no other – our famed, themed incentive days sit alongside a very social calendar. It includes regular team building events, company holidays, nights out and ‘Director’s Drinks’. When it comes to celebrating success, our teams will tell you that they have recently enjoyed incentives including super car experiences, trips to Las Vegas, Dubai, Majorca and even skiing in Courchevel.