BUS 475 (Integrated Business Topics)
BUS 475 Week 1
BUS 475 WEEK 1 DQ
Select a small business that you may want to start. What is strategic management and planning? Why would a strategic plan be important to the success of this business? How are the four functions of management relative to creating and implementing a strategic plan?
BUS 475 Week 2
BUS 475 WEEK 2 DQ
What is a SWOT analysis?
What is its purpose in strategic planning?
Must you conduct a SWOT analysis to have an effective strategic plan? Why or why not?
· WEEK 2 Assignemt Strategic Plan, Part 1: Conceptualizing a Business (1000+ Words)
· BUS475 WEEK 2 Assignment Value Alignment (1250+ Words)
BUS 475 Week 3
BUS 475 WEEK 3 DQ
What are the different types of strategies? What are the differences among these strategies? How do you determine which type of strategy is most appropriate for your organization?
· BUS 475 Week 3 Individual Assignment – Strategic Plan, Part II- SWOTT Analysis.(2500+Words)
· BUS 475 Week 3 Team Assignment – Functional Area Interrelationships. (1300+ Words)
· BUS 475 Wk 3 SWOT Analysis Table. 350+ (Words)
BUS 475 Week 4
BUS 475 WEEK 4 DQ 1
Why is it important to continuously update the implementation and communication of a strategic plan?
BUS 475 WEEK 4 DQ 2
Who should be responsible for updating and communicating a strategic plan? Why?
· BUS 475 Week 4 Individual Assignment – Strategic Plan, Part III-Balanced Scorecard. (1300+ Words)
· BUS 475 Week 4 Team Assignment – Communication Plan Outline.
BUS 475 Week 5
BUS 475 WEEK 5 DQ
What are examples of regulatory issues that affect the controlling aspect of a strategic plan?
· BUS 475 Week 5 Strategic Plan. (4900+Words)
· BUS 475 Week 5 Strategic Plan Presentation. (5 Slides & Speaker Notes)