BTEC Higher National Diploma in Business
Business Environment (unit-4)
Mr. Arif Punjani
Student Name: Dean Mark Dias
Student ID: 10884
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Achieving the objective of Stakeholders: To outline the overall objective of stakeholders, first of all we need to have a clear understanding of what is a stakeholder, where they come from and what are they for a business.
A stakeholder is a person or a group of people that are interested in an organization not only for the profitability of it, but also to accept the consequences in the losses in which they are affected by are known as stakeholders i.e. customers, investors, employees, managing directors, government agencies, suppliers, banks, media, insurance agencies, workers union etc.
Classification of Stakeholders: We may classify stakeholders into two groups
❖ Internal- Employees, QCA, Investors, Exam centre, JCQ
❖ External- Suppliers, Media, Bank,... [continues]
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