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Aims and objectives

A business aim is the overall target or goal of the business, whereas business objectives are the steps a business needs to take to meet its overall aims.

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Contactless payments

A secure way for customers to purchase products or services using a debit, credit or smart card.

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Government legislation

Laws made by the government.

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Manufacturing

Industries that make things.

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Market conditions

A set of variables that dictate how competitive a market is for businesses.

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New market

A new country, area or target market that a business enters with the aim of selling or trading goods and services.

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Productivity

The amount of work produced by a person in a given time.

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Profits

The amount of money made after all expenses have been paid.

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Revenue

Income earned by a business over a period of time from selling its goods or services.

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Risk

An estimate of the probability of an unwanted outcome. It depends upon the chance of it happening and the consequences if it did happen.

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Software

The programs, applications and data in a computer system. Any parts of a computer system that aren't physical.

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Survival

Where a business aims to keep operating.

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Target market

A group of people or area of a market that a business aims to sell its products to.

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Website

A web page or group of web pages hosted on one web server and viewed in a web browser, usually maintained by a person, group or organisation.