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Let’s get down to business…

Our expert author, Gavin Duffy, has been teaching for over 17 years as well as providing additional business resources to teachers and students through his website The Business Guys.

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Teacher's Testimonial

“I have to say Down to Business is amazing. The layout is fantastic. I love the Keywords and terms pages and I like how there is exam focus on how to answer the questions with sample answers given. There is a section on the ABQ and how to answer it which will be really helpful for students.”

Jackie H, St. Kevin’s Community College, Co. Wicklow

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Maximise your students' points

Down to Business clearly shows your students how to achieve their best results. The exam focus page in every chapter demonstrates how to answer different types of exam question, with additional videos for extra clarity. The marking scheme with explanations is also included.

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Practice, Practice, Practice

The Student Learning Log guides the students in best practice for answering exam questions. It includes short and long questions with marking schemes and the appropriate answer space.

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Digital teaching resources

  • Summary PowerPoints
  • Past exam questions
  • Video clips to demo key points from Exam Focus sections
Smart Business junior cert Business Studies school book from Folens.

Smart Business for Junior Cycle Business Studies

Created by John Taylor, author of EuroBusiness, Smart Business is the complete teaching solution for Junior Cycle Business Studies.

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