CNBC's The Profit is one of the best shows for teaching business courses. Marcus Lemonis breaks down various terms to help students understand real-life business scenarios. This episode of The Profit, "Planet Popcorn", is great for teaching financial statements with accounting. The business owner has trouble managing her finances and a forensic accountant is called in to investigate the financial statements. Planet Popcorn is losing money due to poor business management and issues with cash control.
This product contains a video guide with 14 open-ended response questions and key. The video runtime is 43 minutes. This activity could take longer if you choose to stop the video intermittently to discuss course applications. Students may also need additional time at the end of the video to finish answering questions.
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You can purchase the "Planet Popcorn" episode or the whole season of The Profit on Amazon.