Keep informed about current affairs related to one`s own industry
This unit standard provides a broad introduction to the business environment. It is the starting point for a learner new to the industry they are working within. The focus is knowledge, skills, values and attitudes in relation to the learner`s own context and experience of the world of work.
The qualifying learner is capable of:
Identifying events in the physical, social and business environment that impact on the industry in which they are working
Identifying people and business trends from the news