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Jim Riley

Before founding tutor2u with twin brother Geoff, Jim was a director at Thomson Travel Group Plc and a Corporate Finance and Strategy specialist at PwC. Jim is graduate Economist, a Fellow of the ICAEW and has a MBA (Distinction) from Bradford Management School.


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RES Young Economist of the Year 2014 - Results Announcement
Posted to Economics- on Monday, August 18, 2014 ,
CSR - Unilever’s Strategy & Culture of Sustainability
Posted to Business Studies- on Sunday, August 10, 2014 ,
AQA BUSS4 Research Theme Toolkit for June 2015
Posted to Business Studies- on Friday, August 08, 2014 ,
EntrepreneurLIVE! 2014

AQA BUSS4 Section A CPD Briefings for June 2015

Exam Coaching & Revision Workshops for AS/A2 Economics in 2015
Posted to Economics- on Wednesday, August 06, 2014 ,
Marketing Strategy - Twins Add Value to Humble Homewares Through Design Innovation
Posted to Business Studies- on Monday, August 04, 2014 ,
Takeovers: Morrison’s Disastrous Investment in Kiddicare

Strategy: Retrenchment for the Co-op Group to Reduce Gearing

WOW! Economics 2015 - the UK’s Leading CPD Course for A Level Economics

Revision Presentation - Business Ethics

Teaching the New A Level Economics: Mastering Quantitative Methods

WOW! Business 2015 - The UK’s Best Business Teacher CPD Course
Posted to Business Studies- on Sunday, August 03, 2014 ,
Marketing Strategy - P&G Takes the Axe to its Brand Portfolio

Leadership & Change: Sergio Marchionne Drives Culture Change to Turnaround Chrysler and Fiat

Strategy – Multinationals Should Beware the “Local Dynamos”
Posted to Business Studies- on Thursday, July 31, 2014 ,
Strategy - Tata Group Sets out its Conglomerate Vision
Posted to Business Studies- on Wednesday, July 30, 2014 ,
Marketing Mix - When the Whole Industry’s Prices are Too High

Technology - Delays in Fast Broadband Threatens the Competitiveness of UK Business

Strategy: Foxconn Pursues Diversification as it Attempts to Move up the Value Chain

Entrepreneurship - How Failure Drove the Success of Dropbox
Posted to Business Studies- on Tuesday, July 29, 2014 ,
Vertical Integration - Benefits Street and Baking Bought by Sky

New Leadership - Can the Soap Man Save Tesco?

Retrenchment - Nadella Axes Jobs in a Bid to Simplify Microsoft

Exam Coaching Workshops for AQA (Spec A) AS & A2 Psychology in 2015
Posted to Psychology- on Friday, July 11, 2014 ,
Exam Coaching & Revision Workshops for AQA AS/A2 Business in 2015

Lesson Activity: The World’s Biggest (Tri-dominoes)

Ikea in China - The Classic Long-term Success Story Built on Localisation
Posted to Business Studies- on Tuesday, June 17, 2014 ,
BUSS4 Essay Technique - Signposting Analysis and Application

AQA BUSS4 Revision Webinar - Section B Essays
Posted to Business Studies- on Sunday, June 15, 2014 ,
Revision Presentation - Problems of Takeovers and Mergers including Integration

Revision Presentation - Impact On and Reaction Of Stakeholders to Takeovers and Mergers

Revision Presentation - Impact of Takeovers and Mergers on Business Performance

Revision Presentation - Factors Influencing the Success of Takeovers and Mergers

Revision Presentation - Motives for Takeovers and Mergers

10 Features of the Chinese Economy You Could Use in a BUSS4 Essay
Posted to Business Studies- on Saturday, June 14, 2014 ,
Starbucks’ Long-term Investment in Leadership of the Chinese Coffee Shop Market
Posted to Business Studies- on Friday, June 13, 2014 ,
Jaguar Land Rover’s Strategy for Growth in China

New AQA Advanced Level GCE in Business - Draft Specification & Specimen Exam Papers
Posted to Business Studies- on Thursday, June 12, 2014 ,
AQA BUSS4 Revision Webinar - BUSS4 China Lines of Analysis
Posted to Business Studies- on Tuesday, June 10, 2014 ,
AQA BUSS3 Revision Webinar - Investment Appraisal
Posted to Business Studies- on Monday, June 09, 2014 ,
Teaching & Learning Activity - Left Brain Right Brain

A2 Econ Revision Webinar - Global Economy 2014 (June 2014)
Posted to Economics- on Sunday, June 08, 2014 ,
A2 Econ Revision Webinar - UK Economy 2014 (June 2014)

BUSS3 - The Stories So Far

GSK - The Only Way is Ethics?
Posted to Business Studies- on Saturday, June 07, 2014 ,
From Startup to Global Competitor - Insights into Xiaomi

Is This the End of the Road for A Level Applied Business?
Posted to Business Studies- on Friday, June 06, 2014 ,
A First Look at the New AQA Business Spec
Posted to Business Studies- on Thursday, June 05, 2014 ,
Teaching Vacancy - Business & ICT at Cardinal Wiseman (Coventry)
Posted to Business Studies- on Monday, June 02, 2014 ,
Best of the Psychology Blog in May 2014
Posted to Psychology- on Tuesday, May 27, 2014 ,
AQA A2 Business (BUSS3) - Exam Topic Tracker
Posted to Business Studies- on Monday, May 26, 2014 ,
AQA AS Business (BUSS2) - Exam Topic Tracker

New A Level Psychology Specifications - Order Your Free Department Briefing
Posted to Psychology- on Sunday, May 25, 2014 ,
Organisational Culture - Problems of Changing Organisational Culture

Organisational Culture - Ways of Changing Organisational Culture

Organisational Culture: The Reasons for Changes in Organisational Culture

Organisational Culture: The Impact of Organisational Culture on Business Strategies and Performance

Organisational Culture: Factors influencing the Culture of an Organisation and Cultural Differences

Examples of Compare and Contrast for BUSS4 Section B Topics

Organisational Culture: Tony Hsieh on Zappos, Core Values, Culture and Organisational Structure

Contribute to the new tutor2u website!
Posted to tutor2u News- on Saturday, May 24, 2014 ,
New A Level Economics Specifications - Order Your Free Department Briefing
Posted to Economics- on Friday, May 23, 2014 ,
New A Level Business Specifications - Order Your Free Department Briefing
Posted to Business Studies- on Thursday, May 22, 2014 ,
AQA AS Business (BUSS1) - Exam Basics
Posted to Business Studies- on Sunday, May 18, 2014 ,
Revision Quiz - Retrenchment
Posted to Business Studies- on Sunday, May 11, 2014 ,
Revision Quiz - Porter’s Five Forces Model

Revision Quiz - Strategy Models

Revision Quiz - Business & the Environment

Revision Quiz - Business Ethics

Revision Quiz - Takeovers and Mergers
Posted to Business Studies- on Saturday, May 10, 2014 ,
Revision Quiz - Globalisation

Free tutor2u Revision Classes for AS & A2 Economics on Zondle
Posted to Economics- on Friday, May 09, 2014 ,
BUSS1 Revision - True / False Challenge (1)

The Biz Quiz - 8 May 2014
Posted to Business Studies- on Thursday, May 08, 2014 ,
Teaching Vacancy - Business & Economics at Freman College
Posted to Business Studies- on Monday, May 05, 2014 ,
Teaching Vacancy - Economics at Ermysted’s Grammar School, North Yorkshire

BUSS4 2014: China Research Bullet 6 Overview
Posted to Business Studies- on Sunday, May 04, 2014 ,
BUSS4 2014: China Research Bullet 5 Overview

BUSS4 2014: China Research Bullet 4 Overview

BUSS4 2014: China Research Bullet 3 Overview

BUSS4 2014: China Research Bullet 2 Overview

BUSS4 2014: China Research Bullet 1 Overview

BUSS4 China - True / False Challenge (1)

Revision Quiz - Breakeven Basics for AS Business

WOW! Law 2014
Posted to Law- on Thursday, May 01, 2014 ,
The Biz Quiz - 30 April 2014
Posted to Business Studies- on Wednesday, April 30, 2014 ,
Teaching Vacancy - Teacher of Accounting at Franklin College
Posted to Business Studies- on Thursday, April 24, 2014 ,
Teaching Vacancy - Economics at Franklin College

Teaching Vacancy - Head of Economics at Queen’s Gate (Central London)
Posted to Economics- on Wednesday, April 23, 2014 ,
The Engaged Learner - Effective Teaching Strategies for Every Classroom
Posted to tutor2u News- on Monday, April 21, 2014 ,
Revision Classes on Zondle for BUSS1, BUSS2, BUSS3 and BUSS4
Posted to Business Studies- on Saturday, April 19, 2014 ,
In Search of Ourselves: A History of Psychology and the Mind

GCSE Revision Quizzes for Religious Studies
Posted to Religious_Studies- on Friday, April 18, 2014 ,
GCSE Revision Quizzes - Religion and Science

GCSE Revision Quizzes - Roman Catholicism

GCSE Revision Quizzes - The Gospels

GCSE Revision Quizzes - Jesus

GCSE Revision Quizzes - Media & Technology

GCSE Revision Quizzes - Religious Authority

GCSE Revision Quizzes - Practices & Belonging

GCSE Revision Quizzes - Origins & Beliefs
Posted to Religious_Studies- on Thursday, April 17, 2014 ,
GCSE Revision Quizzes - Pilgrimage

GCSE Revision Quizzes - Worship

GCSE Revision Quizzes - Places of Worship

GCSE Revision Quizzes - Life After Death

GCSE Revision Quizzes - Theodicy and Suffering

GCSE Revision Quizzes - Drugs & Alcohol

GCSE Revision Quizzes - Holy Books

GCSE Revision Quizzes - Wealth & Poverty

GCSE Revision Quizzes - War and Peace

GCSE Revision Quizzes - Early Life

GCSE Revision Quizzes - Nature & Expression

GCSE Revision Quizzes - Religion and Human Rights

GCSE Revision Quizzes - Religion & Identity

GCSE Revision Quizzes - Multicultural Society

GCSE Revision Quizzes - Relationships

GCSE Revision Quizzes - Miracles

GCSE Revision Quizzes - Religion and Work

Economics CPD for the Summer Term in 2014
Posted to Economics- on Wednesday, April 16, 2014 ,
GCSE Revision Quizzes - Environmental & Medical Issues
Posted to Religious_Studies- on Tuesday, April 15, 2014 ,
GCSE Revision Quizzes - Believing in God

GCSE Revision Quizzes - Matters of Life and Death

Teaching Vacancy - Business Studies at Suffolk One

TBBLE 2014

AQA BUSS3 Revision Quizzes
Posted to Business Studies- on Monday, April 14, 2014 ,
AQA BUSS3 Revision Presentations

Revision Presentation - Customer Service
Posted to Business Studies- on Sunday, April 13, 2014 ,
Breakeven Analysis - Quick Quiz

AQA BUSS2 Revision Presentations

Quiz - Name the CEO

The Pressure Builds on Chinese Agricultural Sector
Posted to Geography- on Saturday, April 12, 2014 ,
Starbucks Quiz

GCSE Revision Quiz - Animal Rights
Posted to Religious_Studies- on Friday, April 11, 2014 ,
Meet Britain’s Best Business Leader - Harriet Green
Posted to Business Studies- on Thursday, April 10, 2014 ,
Is Arrogance the Biggest Threat to Western Multinationals Succeeding in China?

Xiaomi - An Essential Student Research Update from Bloomberg

Teaching Vacancy - Economics at Greenhead College

New A Level in Business - Revised Subject Content for Sept 2015
Posted to Business Studies- on Wednesday, April 09, 2014 ,
Economics CPD in June - New to Teaching AS & A2 Economics
Posted to Economics- on Sunday, April 06, 2014 ,
Starbucks Update from Howard Schultz
Posted to Business Studies- on Saturday, April 05, 2014 ,
Technological Change and the Watchmakers

The Biz Quiz - 3 April 2014
Posted to Business Studies- on Thursday, April 03, 2014 ,
Welcome to the Psychology Blog
Posted to Psychology- on Sunday, March 30, 2014 ,
Teaching Vacancy - Business Studies at Edgbarrow School

The Biz Quiz - 27 March 2014
Posted to Business Studies- on Thursday, March 27, 2014 ,
Teaching Vacancy - Economics & Business Studies at Wallington County Grammar School (Surrey)
Posted to Economics- on Friday, March 21, 2014 ,
The Biz Quiz - 20 March 2014
Posted to Business Studies- on Thursday, March 20, 2014 ,
The Big Top is Big Business
Posted to Business Studies- on Tuesday, March 18, 2014 ,
Foxconn: Life away from the Factories in China

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