09 BUS 444 Chap 9

This is an example of a behavioral control b

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Unformatted text preview: operational reports and yearto-date data. This is an example of A. Behavioral control B. Informational control C. Strategy formulation D. Strategy implementation 9-11 Question Top managers at USA Today meet every Friday to review daily operational reports and yearto-date data. This is an example of A. Behavioral control B. Informational control C. Strategy formulation D. Strategy implementation 9-12 Informational Control • Deals with internal environment and external strategic context • Key question “Do the organization’s goals and strategies still ‘fit’ within the context of the current strategic environment?” 9-13 Informational Control • Two key issues Scan and monitor external environment (general and industry) Continuously monitor the internal environment 9-14 Effectiveness of Contemporary Control Systems 1. Focus on constantly changing information that has potential strategic importance. 2. The information is important enough to demand frequ...
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This note was uploaded on 03/05/2014 for the course BUS 444 taught by Professor Lynn during the Spring '11 term at Keuka.

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