STR 581 Week 2 Individual Study Guide Environmental Scan and Summary

STR 581 Week 2 Individual Study Guide Environmental Scan and Summary STR 581 Week 2 Individual Study Guide Environmental Scan and Summary Individual Assignment: Environmental Scan and Summary The Executive Team at Kudler has expressed a desire to grow more rapidly and as a result Kudler must consider some alternative strategies. •    Resources: Kudler’s Fine Foods…

[FINAL] STR 581 Final Exam Study Guide

[FINAL] STR 581 Final Exam Study Guide     1) 3M, Hewlett-Packard, Lego, and other companies use the ________ to manage the innovation process. A.  joint- venture system  B.  skunk works  C.  venture team  D.  new product “team”  E.  stage-gate system 2) ________ is the difference between the prospective customer’s evaluation of all the benefits…

STR 581 Week 2 Discussion Questions Study Guide

STR 581 Week 2 Discussion Questions Study Guide STR 581 Week 2 Discussion Questions Study Guide Includes sample answers and sample responses to other students. DQ 1: How would you determine if a strategy has created value and sustained competitive advantage for Kudler Fine Foods? DQ 2: Locate an organization in the news and explain…

STR 581 Week 1 Discussion Questions Study Guide

STR 581 Week 1 Discussion Questions Study Guide STR 581 Week 1 Discussion Questions Study Guide Includes example answers and example responses to other students. What are the major components of a strategic management process? Which of these components is the most difficult for managers to perform? Explain your answer. Where have you seen organizational…

STR 581 Week 4 Learning Team Study Guide Strategy Paper

STR 581 Week 4 Learning Team Study Guide Strategy Paper STR 581 Week 4 Learning Team Study Guide Strategy Paper Learning Team Assignment: Strategy Paper •    Write a paper of no more than 1,050-words that evaluates alternatives your organization must consider to realize growth. •    Include one alternative per team member and recommend a single…

STR 581 Week 3 Individual Study Guide Strategic Plan Update Draft I

STR 581 Week 3 Individual Study Guide Strategic Plan Update Draft I STR 581 Week 3 Individual Study Guide Strategic Plan Update Draft I Individual Assignment: Strategic Plan Update—Draft I •    Resources: Kudler’s Fine Foods within the Virtual Organizations •    Begin updating the 2003 strategic plan for Kudler Fine Foods or your own organization, with…

STR 581 Week 5 Individual Study Guide Strategic Plan Update Draft II

STR 581 Week 5 Individual Study Guide Strategic Plan Update Draft II STR 581 Week 5 Individual Study Guide Strategic Plan Update Draft II Individual Assignment: Strategic Plan Update—Draft II •    Continue updating the 2003 strategic plan for Kudler Fine Foods or your own organization with approval from your instructor. The link to the Kudler…

STR 581 Strategic Planning & Implementation

This capstone course integrates concepts from all prior courses in the program. Students apply the concepts of strategic planning and implementation to create sustainable, competitive advantage for an organization. Other topics include environmental scanning, strategic analysis, corporate social responsibility, implementation and evaluation, and risk management. Mission, Vision, and Values Identify major components of a strategic…

STR 581 Week 5 Discussion Questions Study Guide

STR 581 Week 5 Discussion Questions Study Guide STR 581 Week 5 Discussion Questions Study Guide Includes sample answers and sample responses to other students. DQ 1: Although objectives, functional tactics, and action items are included in many implementation plans, why do some organizations have a difficult time reflecting the plan they create? DQ 2:…