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Does anyone know what might not be the mock for example, things that have been tested recently and have a low chance of showing up? thanks.
Original post by LTLuka
Does anyone know what might not be the mock for example, things that have been tested recently and have a low chance of showing up? thanks.

Here are topics that haven't been tested in an exam recently (2017-2022) AQA:

- Private and Public Sector Organisations
- Scientific Decision Making
- Marketing Research Secondary
- Marketing Research Sampling
- Use of Data in Marketing Decision Making
- Technology and Marketing Decision Making
- Market Segmentation (demographic, geographic, income, behavioural)
- Niche and Mass Markets
- Consumer Goods and Industrial Goods
- Promotional Decisions
- Digital Marketing
- Importance of Efficiency and Productivity
- Choosing the optimal resource mix
- Technology and Operational Efficiency
- Producing to Order
- Cash Flow Objectives
- Sources of Finance - Bank Loans
- Sources of Finance - Retained Profits
- Sources of Finance - Share Capital

- Methods of Improving Cash Flow
- Motivation Theories Maslow
- Influences on the Mission of a Business
- Distinction between Strategy & Tactics
- Core Competencies (Key Model)
- Assessing Performance: Short-termism v Long-term
- Competition Legislation
- Labour Market Legislation
- Economic Environment: Inflation
- Reasons for Greater Globalisation of Business
- Importance of Globalisation for Business
- Importance of Emerging Economies for Business

- Economies of Scope
- Experience Curve (Key Model)
- Synergy
- Overtrading

- Mergers & Takeovers
- Kaizen
- Benchmarking
- Impact of Innovation on the Functional Areas of Business
- Digital Technology - Big Data
- Digital Technology - Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP)
- Causes and Types of Change (internal; external; incremental; disruptive)
- Value of Change
- Flexible Organisations: Restructuring
- Flexible Organisations: Flexible Employment Contracts
- Reasons for Changing Organisational Culture
- Problems of Changing Organisational Culture
- Value of Communication in Strategy Implementation
- Importance of Organisational Structure in Strategy Implementation (functional; product-based; regional; matrix)
- Divorce Between Ownership & Control
- Corporate Governance
- Evaluating strategic performance
- Strategic Planning


To be honest, you should revise everything, these topics probably won't appear in the mocks but will appear in the actual A-Level exam

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