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Jewelry Manufacturer: Pob SBA Sample – Ethical Issues

Ethical Issues   Within the business sector employees are given a hand book, “Rules and Regulations Policy of the Business” which highlights the do’s and don’ts of the business such dress code, misconduct, arrival and departure, attendance as well as other guidelines to follow.  Failure to adhere to these rules will result in the employee… read more »

Jewelry Manufacturer: Pob SBA Sample – Linkages

Linkages   A linkage industry is an industry which is associated or connected to other industries in such a way that the existence of one is dependent on the other, or it enhances the other’s production process.  Producing jewellery the business will have to depend on the mining industry, while the local industry depend on… read more »

Jewelry Manufacturer: Pob SBA Sample – Use Of Technology

Technology   Telephones, computers and internet are used for communication.  Machines are used in the different stages for making the jewellery.  Steel wax carvers, files, hand gravers, burs, drills, heat are used for waxing to make the design, then the sprue used for melting the wax to escape during burn-out and later for molten gold… read more »

Jewelry Manufacturer: Pob SBA Sample – Quality Control Measures

Quality Control Measures   The rules and guidelines set out in the Specification of Competency Standard for the jewellery industry such as quality management system, quality control on incoming materials, quality control during manufacturing process, ultimate quality control, customer complaints and return of goods, inspect, measure and test instruments, control labeling and tracing of products… read more »

Jewelry Manufacturer: Pob SBA Sample – Levels of Production

Levels of Production   The raw materials for my production business will be sought from suppliers located in the Caribbean such as Belize, DominicaRepublic, Cuba, Guyana also local suppliers (primary level).  After collecting the raw materials, it will then be processed by the production staff that will melt the contents into its desired shape or… read more »

Jewelry Manufacturer: Pob SBA Sample – Roles of the entrepreneur

Roles of the entrepreneur   Provide a detailed plan carefully drawn up with ideas regarding the business and products for producing to make a profit, with .the location, size of the business, number of departments also number of staff to assist in both the short and long term planning of the business.   Sourcing capital… read more »

Jewelry Manufacturer: Pob SBA Sample – Sources of capital

Sources of capital   Three Million Dollars ($3,000,000.00) is needed as capital to invest in the business to purchase  fixed assets such as land, machines, vehicles, equipment, raw materials, pay salary to staff members, with a little to invest for additional capital.   The banks and Credit Unions have been approached and an application for… read more »

Jewelry Manufacturer: Pob SBA Sample – Selection of appropriate labour

Selection of appropriate labour   The production staff will have to be skilled workers who are both knowledgeable and trained about the job which requires a lot of expertise and skills, also the supervisor who will inspect the goods for quality control.  The other staff members will be semi-skilled, there not required to have the… read more »

Jewelry Manufacturer: Pob SBA Sample – Justification of Location

The business will be located at Shop 13, PortmorePlaza, Portmore Parkway, St. Catherine.  This location was chosen based on the population of the St. Catherine district, large business complex, centralized area and easily accessible to commuters with little competitors in the business also a safe area to produce and trade.   With the business located… read more »