• Join over 1.2 million students every month
  • Accelerate your learning by 29%
  • Unlimited access from just £6.99 per month

Business (Thames Water), Strenghts, Recommendations and Conclusion

Extracts from this document...

Introduction

Strengths: - The strengths refer to the competitive advantages and other distinctive competencies that a company can exert in the marketplace. My research has different strengths that include questionnaires, pupils who filled the questionnaires, communications with pupils, Interview with staff in the canteen, and Internet reports. The first strength of my primary research was questionnaires. I made approximately 28 questionnaires and distributed in four different year groups. The age range was 14-19 year old which means that I distributed the questionnaires in year 10, year 11, year 12 and year 13. The questionnaires were filled out by both Males and Females. The total numbers of females were 12. However the numbers of male compare to females were high but females filled out the questionnaire in every year. ...read more.

Middle

The Internet articles help me in finding of how many water companies are making profits and how the water fountains in London are threatening the water companies etc. These articles are relevant to my research because my research was on soft drink. These articles helped to achieve my secondary research strengths. Weakness: - There were no such weakness in my primary research that would be the cause for concentration but how ever there were few weaknesses which need some concentrations. The first weakness was that The Mintel reports were expensive as they want the customers to pay for the research. My research was a school research which mean that I didn't necessarily needed any payment research on water but The Mintel reports research are always accurate, and this becomes my weakness for my secondary research. ...read more.

Conclusion

There are two different kind of packaging that are Plastic and Glass. More questions about flavours will be helpful for pupils as well as me to analysis my research more easily. At last recommendations for secondary research I will look for better articles which will be relevant to my research. Conclusion: - To conclude, I had some strength in my business which helped to achieve my primary and secondary researches but there were some weakness which needed cause for concerns. However to avoid those concerns I have included some recommendations for improvements. These recommendations will help me to be careful in future researches. The Internet articles also helped me in gaining up more knowledge about the water industry. Primary research helped me a lot in different ways such as how meet with client's needs and how to obtain information about specific product. These were some key aspects which helped me in achieving my primary and secondary research. ...read more.

The above preview is unformatted text

This student written piece of work is one of many that can be found in our AS and A Level Case Studies and Analysis section.

Found what you're looking for?

  • Start learning 29% faster today
  • 150,000+ documents available
  • Just £6.99 a month

Not the one? Search for your essay title...
  • Join over 1.2 million students every month
  • Accelerate your learning by 29%
  • Unlimited access from just £6.99 per month

See related essaysSee related essays

Related AS and A Level Case Studies and Analysis essays

  1. Investigating Internet Marketing

    This might be because Orange relies on the fact that it is a well-known brand. Orange is also an Internet Service Provider for home users and mobile phone users. They are on the most comparison websites as they should be mainly because of the competition; however mobile phone network is still their strongest business.

  2. The main purpose of this research is to know and analyze whether the Olympic ...

    The other beneficiaries from the London 2012 Olympic Games are the travel terminals such as the Gatwick, the Heathrow as well as St Pancras because the initial step for the entry into the UK is the transportation. The retailers who are in and around the Olympic Park will even be benefited.

  1. PEST is a planning tool which is used by a business to evaluate and ...

    the amount of sales they make as they are a cheap convince food, this means that people will be more inclined to buy Ginsters product in the recession as they are cheaper than for example eating out but a treat for many people rather than their regular home cooked meals.

  2. NETFLIX CUSTOMERS SATISFACTION

    ?ccording to P?r?sur?m?n, Berry ?nd Zeith?ml (1988)trust is ? soci?l psychology ?nd l?y concept referring to the degree to which ? person feels she or he c?n rely on ?nother person ?nd predict th?t person's beh?vior, ?nd does not h?ve worry whether the person will do wh?t she or he ought to do. In ?ddition, John & L?rry (1977)

  1. Unit 12 - International Dimensions of Business Task 1

    sure they give all consumers what they want, and to be even more successful give them what they want where they want it and that is the difference and without a doubt there main reason why global businesses are more successful than one-nation ones because even though both can give

  2. Investigating Business Resources

    be delivered to the manager and it will be describing how physical and technical resources are used by Tarmac. 2.0 PROCEDURE Research was carried out on the company's website and also on other several websites relating to Tarmac and businesses in general.

  1. Business plan. The business that I am going to produce is a personalised logo ...

    * Cover sheet- This opening page is used to outline the content of the plan, including the business name, your name and brief information introducing the plan. This also is used in order to not loose the plan, so

  2. I am going to carry out an investigation into S Parton Construction Ltd. I ...

    From the table you can see that average weekly pay for people in Wolverhampton, whether it be male/female workers is considerably lower compared to the average weekly pay for GB. This is also the same when you look at the figures for hourly pay.

  • Over 160,000 pieces
    of student written work
  • Annotated by
    experienced teachers
  • Ideas and feedback to
    improve your own work