20 year old Russell Asquith identifies a gap in the market for a dry-cleaning business as his home town didn’t have one. He finds funding through the Doncaster Chamber of Commerce and the Prince's Trust, and invests £28,000. The business is doing well and Russell is now keen to open more outlets. The how and why of the start-up is explained.
Half the class could work on identifying: 'In what ways will it be easier to open the second outlet, having succeeded with the first?' The other half can consider: 'What problems must he prepare for in opening the second outlet?'