Profile of a Struggling Company
1) Current Management Planning: Assess how the current management planning practices
interfere with or prohibit the organizations ability to optimally function. You should consider
the P-O-L-C framework in your explanation.
On June 18, 1971 Southwest Airlines, the Love Airline, began its operation with 3 aircrafts
which traveled exclusively between three Texas cities: Houston, Dallas and San Antonio.
Southwest now operates in 97 United States cities, 7 countries and has over
Reading through the articles on Motorola, the number one problem management has is in its
overall management of the company. In the beginning, Motorola had a clear vision and an
excited leader, after former CEO Bob Galvin left, the company lost direction.