Any and all business owners are faced with an uphill battle when it comes to starting their own business. The amount of hurdles you need to jump to find start up capital is almost frightening which is why less entrepreneurs take the chance on their dream start up. They face problems such as little or no customers, low profits, and basically no revenue. No one realizes the amount of energy and creativity it takes to locate the necessary funds. It’s this access to startup capital which determines whether a startup succeeds or fails. The football business is a constantly growing global industry because of its increased popularity and revenues. The unique role that clubs play in society creates an environment that distinguishes the football business from other industries. Administrators of the game need to respect and retain both its spirit and the impact of contemporary issues on its global operations. You will learn how different factors have influenced the development of the football business. Applying basic business theories, you will begin to understand the framework within which all football-related institutions coexist and the decision-making process of clubs, players, agents, governing bodies and other stakeholders. The impact of the external environment, the supporters, ownership models of clubs and social context which has shaped the game will also be considered.
Students are normally expected to start at Level 4, but can be admitted to any level of the course which is considered suitable, after portfolio review and interview, using the Credit Accumulation and Transfer Scheme (CATS). Under this arrangement, a student may apply to have previous academic credits or other learning or experience taken into consideration. Such applications are considered by the Faculty CATS committee and must be supported by the Academic Department.
Located in Stockport, Greater Manchester, Cheadle Heath is home to our Underwater Systems and Transportation Systems business areas. Approximately 480 people are based here and the site has a restaurant that serves both hot and cold food, plus a shop that provides everything from snacks and refreshments to basic medicines and greeting cards. There is also a drop off/pick up point for dry cleaning.