As a manager, do you struggle with strategic planning? Are you confused about how to implement your plan? This course emphasizes what you need to know to develop and implement a strategic plan to create value and sustained competitive advantage in your prospective organization. Topics include aligning business objectives with the organization’s mission, vision, and values; evaluating internal and external weaknesses and strengths; establishing priorities in operating strategies; and implementing best practices in today’s global economic climate.
Describe the key elements of a successful strategic plan.
Evaluate internal and external weaknesses and strengths for competitive advantage.
Apply the nine-step process in the development and implementation of a strategic plan.
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