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

The purpose of this report is to find out the objectives of two different organisations and compare the differences and the similarities. The two organisations I am going to compare are the charity NSPCC and the car manufacturer Ford.

Extracts from this document...

Introduction

Report on Different Organisations The purpose of this report is to find out the objectives of two different organisations and compare the differences and the similarities. The two organisations I am going to compare are the charity NSPCC and the car manufacturer Ford. I will discuss the main objectives of the organisations such as its sales, purchasing, finance and its operations. The NSPCC is a charity specialising in child protection and the prevention of cruelty to children. Its main objectives are to raise and collect money in order to fund the charity and help children in need. Another objective is to raise awareness about cruelty to children and give advice. ...read more.

Middle

The charity is also involved in finance; it needs donations in order to operate and it needs to make a profit form selling goods so that the money can be used to fun projects etc. Its operation includes, collecting donations and helping to run projects. Ford is a motor company, which manufactures different types of vehicles. Its main objectives are to manufacture cars and sell them. It may also offer its customers some shares of the company and insurance policies. Like NSPCC it also has main functions. A sale is one of the functions as the organisation sells vehicles and sometimes-even accessories of the car. The second function of the organisation is purchasing. ...read more.

Conclusion

The similarities are that both companies want to make a profit, even though the NSPCC is a charity it still needs to make a profit so that it can fund its projects and help lines. Another similarity is that they both sell and purchase goods or services such as cars or donations. They both try to finance their organisation and they both try to operate it. The difference between the two companies is that they are two very different organisations. NSPCC is a charity while Ford is a motor company. They also have different objectives the NSPCC aims to make a profit through donations while Ford tries to make a profit by selling its vehicles. Even though they have different objectives they are still similar as they perform the main functions of the business. Which is to Sell, Purchase, Finance and operate an organisation. ...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 Structures, Objectives & External Influences 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 Structures, Objectives & External Influences essays

  1. The Business Environment Coursework. Describe the type of business, purpose and ownership of ...

    A company like Tesco's or Aldi's can do well in these times, and many customers who previously shopped in places like M&S now switch to places like Tesco's. This can mean a company like M&S is focusing on surviving through the recession as opposed to trying to grow the business.

  2. Spreadsheet Report for Tuck Shop

    I then copied the formula down to the other cells in the 'Quantity Owned' column. Using the formula =SUM(B5+'Product Information (week 1)'!E5) The 'Quantity Sold' data was collected from Mrs Smith and then entered into the spreadsheet, no formulas are needed.

  1. This is a detailed business report on Sainbsurys.

    Every partner tends to be entitled to contribute in management of the business. However, some managers may not wish to contribute and they are therefore known as Sleeping Partners. In the business it is helpful and vital that partners draw up a Deed of Partnership.

  2. Explain the purpose of keeping accurate financial records.

    Basically this gives a snapshot of which direction SPA Ltd is heading. From the balance sheet when the liabilities and owners equity is added, it represents the sources of capital and the assets represent the uses of the capital. In addition, the two sides of the accounts must balance as

  1. Business report on Bp Amoco.

    by 1978 BP's sales had received a reasonable amount, but an Iranian revolution, another dramatic rise in the price of oil, nationalisation of its assets in Nigeria, and supplies from Kuwait being cut back, ensured sales were down again by 1980.

  2. Business report on J Sainsbury's.

    SMART objectives To be effective objectives should be SMART. It is an acronym for: * Specific - e.g. for a particular product in a particular area * Measurable - such as percentage sales or profits * Achievable - with extra effort * Realistic * Time constrained - within a set

  1. Public organisations and Private organisations,The different types of organisations are hoping to achieve different ...

    Aim 2: Provide the best possible service to all our customers. - Shareholders: agree with this aim because it will attract more customers to increase revenue - Customers: agree with this aim because it would mean offering a better service which would be beneficial for the customers - Suppliers: agree

  2. Investigating Business. Tesco PLC. I will be describing the aims and objectives of ...

    The two techniques of advertising are Above-The-Line promotion and Below-The-Line promotion. Above-the-line promotion is direct advertising through media such as TV, Internet, Newspapers, Billboards, magazines and radio. Below-the-line promotion is all other forms of promotion it includes promotion methods which are more personal & traditional.

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