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Unformatted text preview: RUNNING HEAD: SKODA CASE ANALYSIS 1 Skoda Case Analysis Lachele Hardic 4/30/2011 Bus 490 Case Discussion Questions 1. Identify challenges faced and opportunities available to companies in the Czech Republic as they have moved from nationalized to privatized entities. When the Czechoslovakia split into separate countries, the Czech Republic’s government initiated a movement to privatize companies that were previously owned by the government, this gave companies more room to branch out and to seek their own profits and employees. The challenges faced were relying on their own resources to make innovative products to sell in the Czech Republic as well as the European markets. The opportunities given where the ability to merge with other companies outside the Czech Republic and reach a larger market. 3. Perform a SWOT analysis for Skoda: Strengths – Skoda holds a large share of European, Asian and African Markets, they have high quality control pertaining to their parts used in their cars, and health programs for...
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