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Improving Productivity and Profitability

Improving Productivity and Profitability


This course is designed to support those involved in business management and leadership. You will benefit from peer networking with fellow professionals and collective learning.

What will you study 

The content for the course will be delivered entirely online over the course of 8 weeks and will broadly address the following:

• Introduction to Improving Productivity and Profitability
• Uncovering and managing costs from suppliers, finance, premises and production
• Reviewing what the organisation sells and at what price
• Increasing profitability by buying more effectively and cutting waste throughout the business
• Concentrating sales efforts to sell more to existing profitable customers and finding similar customers to sell to.
• Tool kits and techniques for expanding your market and developing new products and services
• Boosting productivity, cutting costs and remaining competitive
• Planning for change and growth to improve the profitability of the organisation

The delivery for the eight week short course will include:
• 1 x recorded lecture per week
• Supporting signposts to learning material on Moodle, such as links to videos (e.g. TED talks), a Moodle book if appropriate and further reading
• Material to support the delivery of 6 x Asynchronous tutorials
• Delivery of 2 x 2hr Dialogic forums

Course Dates

The course durarion is 8 weeks starting January 10th 2022


Online – Virtual environment Moodle


Portfolio – Learning log and Journal


Level 4 – 20 credits




To book your place, visit the online shop

* The booking for this course closes a week before the course start date. If you would like to find out more about future dates for this course please contact  

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