MGT302A/BIZ303: Strategic Management Assessment Assessment 2 – Case Study Report

MGT302A/BIZ303: Strategic Skill
Duty Duty 2 – Event Examine Tidings
Individual/Group Individual
Length 2000 tone, +/- 10%
Letters Outcomes a) Describe and evaluate the objectives, grant and the earliest aspects of a strategic cunning whilst gate into recital the prospect and band-arms of the organisation.
b) Discuss and evaluate the fashiones and coercionces that wave the strategic decision-making fashion in relative to occupation diplomacy.
c) Explain the beneathstanding of diplomacy as a media of confirming and realising opportunities coercion enlargement.
d) Analyse the managerial, cunningning and procedural lessons associated with implementing and executing organisational strategies and condetermined the clew risks associated with this fashion.
e) Make-ready and exonerate a strategic cunning.
f) Demonstrate an restraintce to apprehend strategically encircling an organisation, its aspect in the marketplace and how it can shape a sustainable competitive labor.
Subband-arms Ascribable by 11:55pm AEST/AEDT Sunday of module 5 (week
9)
Weighting 40%
Total Marks 100 marks
Context:
You are a strategic analyst coercion a skill consulting determined that specialises in the anatomy of Australian organisations. Your lesson is to transcribe a tidings established on a event examine of an Australian confirmation. You are to portraiture the framework models of strategic skill, in direct to evaluate the environment the organisation operates amid and its band-arms goals and strategic rares. Addedly, you obtain make-ready some recommendations that twain stay and savor the strategic line the organisation has separated to continue.
Instructions:
This duty requires that you transcribe a tidings on single of the subjoined organisations:
Telstra
Balance the elapsed rare years, Telstra, Australia’s abundantst make-readyr of telecommunications labors, has faced increasing race from domiciliary and balanceseas make-readyrs. Rapid veers in technology, consumer behaviour, and the gift of the NBN (National Extensiveband Network) bear behove a catalyst coercion the organisation to veer its adit to twain customer labor and issue novelty. Constraining to rescue benefit-services to shareholders are ever-increasing; coercionmulating and rescueing a controltunate diplomacy is ticklish. More referable attributable attributableification on Telstra may be rest at:
? Annual tidings: https://www.telstra.com.au/content/dam/tcom/about-us/investors/pdfe/Annual-Report-2017.PDF
? General audience referable attributable attributableification: https://www.telstra.com.au/aboutus
? Diplomacy: https://www.telstra.com.au/aboutus/our-company/future/Ourcorporatestrategy
Westpac
The Australian banking environment is dominated by a fine reckon of abundant banks. In the conclusive rare years, the banking assiduity has succeed beneath increasing constraining from the synod and national, ascribable to the tintegral levels of benefit-benefit that they tidings. This has culminated in a synod con-over into the assiduity which is currently beneathway. Westpac has an innovative diplomacy which embraces digital technology and a fond centre on customer labor. Westpac has besides led the assiduity in aggregation banking and sustainforce initiatives. More referable attributable attributableification on Westpac may be rest at:
? Annual tidings: https://www.westpac.com.au/about-westpac/investor-centre/financialinformation/annual-reports/
? General audience referable attributable attributableification: https://www.westpac.com.au/about-westpac/
? Diplomacy: https://www.westpac.com.au/about-westpac/westpac-group/companyoverview/our-strategy-vision/
Woolworths Group
Woolworths Group is a abundant integrated make-readyr of hawk and freedom. Best unconcealed coercion their supermarket operations, they bear faced cogent race balance the conclusive rare years from the Australian urgent, Coles, as polite as upstart balanceseas entrants such as Aldi and Requireco. Woolworths has recently had a veer in leading constabulary official (CEO), subjoined a benefit-benefit downgrade and a failed attack at entering the DIY hawk occupation with their Masters Home Improvement stores. They are oppositeness increased constraining on benefit-benefit margins and their strategic line. More referable attributable attributableification on Woolworths may be rest at:
? Annual tidings: https://www.woolworthsgroup.com.au/page/investors/ourperformance/reports/Reports
? General audience referable attributable attributableification: https://www.woolworthsgroup.com.au/page/about-us/
? Diplomacy: https://www.woolworthsgroup.com.au/page/about-us/our-approach/strategyand-objectives/
To make-ready coercion this duty, the subjoined steps are advised:
? Step 1 – Read the topic materials coercion modules 1 to 4 (weeks 1 to 8).
? Step 2 – Decide which of the three organisations you obtain cull as the event examine coercion your tidings by balbutiation the apt parts of their websites, annual tidingss and other media sources.
? Step 3 – Beneathtake added discovery on the organisation you cull as polite as sourceapt chronicle profession that obtain aid you in despatches your tidings.
A suggested constitution coercion your tidings is as flourishs:
Constabulary Digest (150 tone)
Table of variation (referable attributable moderate in signal number)
1. Gift (100 tone) 2. Evaluating the organisation’s environment (550 tone)
a. Visible – portraiture Porter and the most apt 2 elements of PESTEL, (referable attributable required to portraiture each single).
b. Inner – portraiture nucleus competencies and esteem obligation anatomy.
3. Anatomy of competitive labor (200 tone)
a. Discuss competitive rivalry
4. Diplomacy coercionmulation and rare (550 tone)
a. Prospect
b. Goals
c. Initiatives – require commencement vs differentiation
5. Recommendations and conclusions (450 tsingle – transcribe this exception in ‘first’ individual)
a. With rationale coercion stay of diplomacy
b. With rationale coercion savor of diplomacy
Pertinency Roll (referable attributable moderate in signal number)
Appendices (referable attributable moderate in signal number)
Please referable attributable attributablee the subjoined added referable attributable attributableification:
? You should accord to the reform portraiture of academic despatches, gift and expression. You should transcribe the tidings in the third individual asunder from the recommendations exception which you should transcribe in the leading individual.
? You are advised to conceive a partiality of 7 academic pertinencys which should be textbooks or chronicles. Divert websites may be portraitured in specification to these.
? It is relevant to curb your co-ordination in Turnitin. Integral talllighted sentences must be either paraphrased in your avow tsingle or dispose in quotes and pertinencyd conformably. You should be aiming coercion as sunk a co-ordination snucleus as you can. Similarities talllighted in a variation page, pertinency roll or appendices is referable attributable attributablehing to be unlenient encircling.
? It is relevant to graft the divert portraiture of the APA 6th edition fashion when citing and referencing discovery. Please furnish with integral academic standards of legibility, referencing and bibliographical details (including pertinency roll).
Subband-arms Instructions:
Submit your tidings via the Duty attach in the ocean navigation menu in MGT302A/BIZ303 Strategic Skill. The letters facilitator obtain make-ready feedback via the Grade Centre in the LMS gateway. Feedback can be viewed in My Grades.
Letters Rubric: Duty 2 – Event Examine Tidings
Duty Attributes Fail (Unacceptable) 0-49% Pass
(Functional)
50-64% Credit
(Proficient) 65-74% Distinction
(Advanced)
75 -84% Tintegral Distinction
(Exceptional)
85-100%
Constabulary digest, variation and
introduction
10% Make-readys meagre matter and do referable attributable attributable attributable attach to the duty in a unobstructed and close fashion. May be privation perfectly. Make-readys delectable matter beside attach to the duty in merely a barely unobstructed and close fashion. Make-readys self-possessed matter and attach to the duty in a fairly unobstructed and close fashion. Make-readys cheerful-tempered-tempered matter and attach to the duty in a unobstructed and close fashion. Make-readys praiseworthy matter and attach to the duty in an extremely unobstructed and close fashion.
Evaluating the organisations
environment
25%
Tidings shows poor beneathstanding of the required concepts and cognizance.
Poor collision and anatomy of inner and visible factors to separated organisation, with minimal averment portraitured. Tidings shows basic cognizance and beneathstanding of the required concepts and cognizance.
Some collision and anatomy of inner and visible factors to separated organisation, with delectable averment portraitured. Tidings shows powerful cognizance or beneathstanding of the required concepts and cognizance.
Powerful collision and anatomy of inner and visible factors to separated organisation, with unobstructed averment portraitured. Tidings shows tallly open beneathstanding of the required concepts and cognizance.
Extremely open collision and anatomy of inner and visible factors to separated organisation, with politesubstantiated averment portraitured. Tidings shows a interrupted beneathstanding of the required concepts and cognizance.
Praiseworthy collision and anatomy of inner and visible factors to separated organisation, with a extensive and indicative averment portraitured.
Anatomy of competitive
advantage
10%
Tidings shows poor beneathstanding of the required concepts and cognizance.
Poor anatomy of competitive labor to separated organisation, with minimal averment portraitured.
Tidings shows basic cognizance and beneathstanding of the required concepts and cognizance.
Basic anatomy of competitive labor to separated organisation, with delectable averment portraitured. Tidings shows powerful cognizance or beneathstanding of the required concepts and cognizance.
Powerful anatomy of competitive labor to separated organisation, with unobstructed averment portraitured.
Tidings shows tallly open beneathstanding of the required concepts and cognizance.
Extremely open anatomy of competitive labor to separated organisation, with polite-substantiated averment portraitured. Tidings shows a interrupted beneathstanding of the required concepts and cognizance.
Praiseworthy anatomy of competitive labor to separated organisation, with extensive and indicative averment portraitured.
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Diplomacy coercionmulation and rare
25% Tidings shows a poor beneathstanding of the required concepts and cognizance.
Diplomacy coercionmulation and rare portraitures minimal averment and displays scant attach to organisational matter. Tidings shows basic beneathstanding of the required concepts and cognizance.
Diplomacy coercionmulation and rare portraitures delectable averment and displays a tit attach to organisational matter. Tidings shows powerful beneathstanding of the required concepts and cognizance.
Diplomacy coercionmulation and rare portraitures powerful averment and displays a unobstructed attach to organisational matter. Tidings shows tallly open beneathstanding of the required concepts and cognizance.
Diplomacy coercionmulation and rare portraitures tallly open averment and displays a substantiated attach to organisational matter. Tidings shows a interrupted beneathstanding of the required concepts and cognizance.
Diplomacy coercionmulation and rare portraitures extensive and praiseworthy averment and displays an extremely polite
researched and substantiated attach to organisational matter.
Recommendations and
conclusions
20% The anatomy beneathtaken make-readys poor,
unhelpful or fictitious recommendations and/or conclusions that failure tit rationale in relative to coming organisational diplomacy.
The anatomy beneathtaken make-readys delectable
recommendations and/or
conclusions, with tit, if innocuous, rationale in relative to coming organisational diplomacy. The anatomy beneathtaken make-readys cheerful-tempered-tempered recommendations and/or conclusions, with cheerful-tempered-tempered peculiarity rationale in relative to coming organisational diplomacy. The anatomy beneathtaken make-readys cogent recommendations and/or conclusions, with insightful and ancient rationale in relative to coming organisational diplomacy. The anatomy beneathtaken make-readys unappropriated recommendations and/or conclusions, with interrupted and imaginative rationale in relative to coming organisational diplomacy.
Structure, despatches and referencing
10% Meagrely constitutiond and pertinencyd muniment that is trying to beneathstand and folsunk and referable attributable attributable attributable politepresented.
Satisfactorily constitutiond and pertinencyd muniment that is unobstructed to beneathstand and folsunk and polite-presented. Polite-structured and pertinencyd muniment that is lenient and argumentative to beneathstand and folsunk and very polite presented. Very polite-structured and pertinencyd muniment that demonstrates delayed beneathstanding, is lenient and argumentative to folsunk and delayed in its gift. Expertly constitutiond and pertinencyd muniment that demonstrates delayed and ticklish reasoning and beneathstanding, is extremely
argumentative to folsunk and worthy in its gift.
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