Domain - Business Culture and Environment

Domain - Business Culture and Environment

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Level 3

Produce self-assessments of suitability for managing small business enterprise opportunities
This standard has expired and is no longer available.

Version 7

6403 Unit Standard 4 Credits

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This unit standard is relevant for the investigation of personal aptitude for ownership or management of a small business enterprise. People credited with this unit standard are able to: identify personal business aspirations and establish goals for self-employment; relate self-employment goals to business idea(s), and assess personal business competence in terms of business idea(s); identify form of participation and contribution of key individuals; and identify the interrelationships of diversity factors and business principles in relation to enterprise opportunities.

Standard-setting body:

NZQA National Qualifications Services

Level 4

Research small business opportunities
This standard has expired and is no longer available.

Version 7 This unit standard and unit standard 1990 have been replaced by unit standards 29055, 29056, and 29057.

1989 Unit Standard 5 Credits

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This unit standard is for people who wish to investigate and assess small business opportunities and operations for establishing or participating in small business ventures. People credited with this unit standard are able to: analyse options for self-employment; identify characteristics of small business enterprises; identify and assess new business opportunities; and evaluate assistance programmes and identify specialist services available for small business development.

Standard-setting body:

NZQA National Qualifications Services

Assess small business ownership options and business structures
This standard has expired and is no longer available.

Version 7 This unit standard and unit standard 1989 have been replaced by unit standards 29055, 29056, and 29057.

1990 Unit Standard 5 Credits

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This unit standard is for people who wish to assess ownership options and business structures for owning or participating in small business ventures. People who complete this unit standard are able to: analyse ownership options and business structures; assess options for acquiring a small business; evaluate small business financing options; and interpret legal requirements for small business operations.

Standard-setting body:

NZQA National Qualifications Services

Analyse environmental factors external to an organisation that may impact on a business and an individual's work role
This standard has expired and is no longer available.

Version 2 This unit standard, unit standard 23912, unit standard 23916, and unit standard 23917 have been replaced by unit standard 27762 and unit standard 27763.

23915 Unit Standard 4 Credits

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People credited with this standard are able to: describe the external environmental factors that can affect a business organisation and an individual in his/her work role in a business organisation; and analyse and quantify the impacts of external factors on an individual in his/her work role in a business organisation.

Standard-setting body:

NZQA National Qualifications Services

Level 5

Demonstrate knowledge of the impact of environmental factors on business strategy and operations
This standard has expired and is no longer available.

Version 2 This unit standard, unit standard 23912, unit standard 23915, and unit standard 23917 have been replaced by unit standard 27762 and unit standard 27763.

23916 Unit Standard 10 Credits

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People credited with this standard are able to: identify and assess environmental factors that impact on business strategy formulation and business operations; describe models for describing and analysing environmental factors that impact on business strategy formulation and business operations; and describe strategies for responding to the impact of environmental factors on business strategy formulation and business operations.

Standard-setting body:

NZQA National Qualifications Services

Monitor environmental factors to anticipate change and/or impacts on a business operation
This standard has expired and is no longer available.

Version 2 This unit standard, unit standard 23912, unit standard 23915, and unit standard 23916 have been replaced by unit standard 27762 and unit standard 27763.

23917 Unit Standard 6 Credits

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People credited with this standard are able to: describe environmental factors that may impact on a business operation, monitor external and internal conditions, identify and analyse changing situations, and recommend responses.

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NZQA National Qualifications Services

Explain and apply principles and practices for innovation, entrepreneurship, and intrapreneurship
This standard has expired and is no longer available.

Version 5

9740 Unit Standard 5 Credits

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People credited with this unit standard are able to: identify and examine processes and methods to facilitate innovation within an organisation; examine the role of entrepreneurship in the development and growth of organisations; and identify and apply intrapreneurial principles and practices to an organisation.

Standard-setting body:

NZQA National Qualifications Services

Level 6

Manage the development of small business ventures
This standard has expired and is no longer available.

Version 7

1994 Unit Standard 5 Credits

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This unit standard is for people who own, seek to own, or participate in the management of small business operations. People credited with this unit standard are able to: interpret economic indicators relevant to small business ventures; recognise and develop strategies to respond to business life cycles; and formulate and apply problem solving strategies.

Standard-setting body:

NZQA National Qualifications Services

Conduct an environmental analysis for an organisation
This standard has expired and is no longer available.

Version 3 This unit standard, unit standard 23915, unit standard 23916, and unit standard 23917 have been replaced by unit standard 27762 and unit standard 27763. This unit standard replaced unit standard 7444.

23912 Unit Standard 10 Credits

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People credited with this standard are able to conduct an environmental analysis for an organisation.

Standard-setting body:

NZQA National Qualifications Services

Investigate and evaluate small business franchising options
This standard has expired and is no longer available.

Version 7

6412 Unit Standard 10 Credits

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This unit standard is relevant for evaluation of franchising as an option for small business operations, and for providing advice for prospective franchisers and franchisees. People credited with this unit standard are able to: identify the core elements of business franchise ventures; determine the essential requirements for establishing franchise business operations; and evaluate franchise proposals.

Standard-setting body:

NZQA National Qualifications Services

Level 7

Identify and assess business development opportunities for a small business enterprise
This standard has expired and is no longer available.

Version 7

6411 Unit Standard 10 Credits

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People credited with this unit standard are able to: assess political, economic, and cultural trends; monitor and evaluate new processes and technologies; monitor the competitive environment and assess opportunities; identify, research, and evaluate opportunities for business development; and assess impacts of options on current business operations, and identify required changes to operational methods and structures to achieve business development.

Standard-setting body:

NZQA National Qualifications Services

Develop initiatives for innovation management
This standard has expired and is no longer available.

Version 5

8501 Unit Standard 12 Credits

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This unit standard is for people who have, or seek, responsibility for the development and management of innovation strategies at a corporate or total organisation level. People credited with this unit standard are able to develop a culture conducive to innovation and creativity, and lead and manage innovation processes within the organisation.

Standard-setting body:

NZQA National Qualifications Services

Data as at 28 July 2021