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WHAT IS COMMERCIAL AWARENESS?

In simple terms, commercial awareness is the ability to understand how a business or organisation operates. Understanding a company before applying for a position is vital. It brings many advantages being one of the few applicants that know in depth about what and how the organisation profits, what may affect business (politically, regulatory, socially and economically), where they will most likely fit into the organisation with their unique skill set. Being aware of the current state of the economy and what world events may affect the future success of wherever you are looking to work is crucial to having a better understanding of what area exactly it is best to invest your time in.

DO I HAVE TO BUY MEMBERSHIP TO PARTICIPATE?

You don't! We have monthly socials that are free to join for everyone whether they are keen on commercial awareness or not.

However, you will have to purchase our standard membership if you would like to join our many events which include a diverse range of fantastic speakers and workshops which will boost you commercial awareness skills and add much value to your work life.

Commonly misunderstood terms in Commercial Awareness

• Fiscal - This term pertains to government revenue such as taxes.

• Mergers and acquisitions (M&A) - Transactions in which the ownership of companies or their operating units — including all associated assets and liabilities — is transferred to another entity.

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