Unit two Principles of providing administrative
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Section 1: Using the telephone
This section will help you to evidence Learning Outcome 1: …show more content…
Section 4: Minimising waste at work
This section will help you to evidence Learning Outcome 4: Understand how to keep waste to a minimum in a business environment.
Place in Assessment
4.1 Explain why waste should be kept to a minimum in a business environment
Question 1 Page 6
4.2 Identify the main causes of waste that may occur in a business environment
Question 2 Page 6
4.3 Identify ways of keeping waste to a minimum in a business environment
Question 3 Page 6
1. Explain why waste should be kept to a minimum in a business environment. [4.1]
Keeping waste to a minimum decreases the amount of waste a business contributes to the environment. Also reducing waste can serve to save a business money. By enacting plans that conserve materials, they will inevitably cut down on the amount of materials they need to purchase.
2. Identify at least two main causes of waste in a business environment. [4.2]
Energy, Energy is a big main cause of waste in the business, leaving lights, pc’s and televisions or radio’s on all day uses so must wasted energy.
Office supplies, is another common waste. Not checking proofs before printing is a big waste, excessive use of printers when not needed.
3. How can you keep waste to a minimum in a business environment? Describe at least two ways of doing this. [4.3]