I.B. BUSINESS. Unlike the HL internal assessment in IB business, which emphasises collecting primary data, the emphasis in the SL internal assessment is on collecting secondary data. Primary data is data that you collect yourself, using interviews, surveys, questionnaires etc. Secondary data is data that someone else has already collected or assembled for you. Examples are business reports, articles in the news media, information on company websites and Annual Reports. For this reason, the SL internal assessment is quicker and easier to do, because you have the data all there at your fingers tips, as it were. Here is the … Continue reading Business Internal Assessment (SL) – It’s All In the Secondary Data, Stupid!