Choose two international strategies, compare and contrast them and discuss why organizations may choose
one strategy over another when expanding into the international market.
Taking a company international has its risks yet at the same time has plenty of
What is the difference between deliberate strategies and emergent
strategies? How might emergent help with a future strategic planning
process? In your opinion, what are the potential consequences of ignoring
emergent strategies? Support your answers with
The internet significantly influenced business and strategic planning. In your opinion,
according to Porter's Five Forces Model, has competition increased or decreased overall as
a result of the Internet and e-commerce? Justify and support your response w
Imagine a nonprofit organization trying to raise funds for cancer research. What types of strategic alternatives might such an
Strategic alternatives enable companies to maintain a competitive edge over their
rivals. Although a myria
Identify and describe the areas of a SWOT analysis and discuss why it is important to consider these areas when developing a
strategic plan. Why is it often difficult to develop a realistic analysis?
A SWOT analysis is an extremely useful measuring tool f
Conduct an internet search to find an organization that lists its mission and vision statement on its
website. What do the mission and vision statements communicate? How might the organization use
mission and vision statements when establishing goals for
Describe an industry analysis and its purpose. Give two examples of the types of questions an industry
analysis might answer. In your discussion also include an analysis of the chosen two areas and how they affect
the strategic planning process.
After reading the article UPS holiday season fiasco: a failure of strategic planning,
describe where the problem was with UPS and FedExs strategic planning. How did the
fear of losing market share affect their strategic planning? What are potential soluti
In your own words, define strategic planning and explain why it is crucial to an organizations
survival. In your response, include a description of how strategic planning differs from
strategic management. Lastly, explain how your current or previous orga
What do the mission and vision statements communicate? How might the organization use mission and
vision statements when establishing goals for the organization? How might this process impact
operational planning and the establishment of metrics?