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

MGT302A/BIZ303: Strategic Superintendence
Impost Impost 2 – Instance Examine Odds
Individual/Group Individual
Length 2000 language, +/- 10%
Scholarship Outcomes a) Describe and evaluate the objectives, boon and the influential aspects of a strategic drawing whilst preliminary into recital the desire and sidearm of the organisation.
b) Discuss and evaluate the manneres and controlces that rule the strategic decision-making manner in fitness to concern superintendence.
c) Explain the wisdom of superintendence as a resources of authenticateing and realising opportunities control development.
d) Analyse the managerial, drawingning and procedural lessons associated with implementing and executing organisational strategies and authenticate the explanation risks associated with this manner.
e) Adapt and excconservation a strategic drawing.
f) Demonstrate an power to apprehend strategically encircling an organisation, its comcomposition in the marketplace and how it can establish a sustainable competitive habit.
Subsidearm Ascribable by 11:55pm AEST/AEDT Sunday of module 5 (week
9)
Weighting 40%
Total Marks 100 marks
Context:
You are a strategic analyst control a superintendence consulting robust that specialises in the separation of Australian organisations. Your lesson is to transcribe a odds inveterate on a instance examine of an Australian coerciontification. You are to conservation the framework models of strategic superintendence, in classify to evaluate the environment the organisation operates amid and its sidearm goals and strategic palliables. Joinedly, you conquer yield some recommendations that twain prop and predilection the strategic address the organisation has separated to prosecute.
Instructions:
This impost requires that you transcribe a odds on undivided of the coercionthcoming organisations:
Telstra
Aggravate the gone-by scant years, Telstra, Australia’s widest yieldr of telecommunications benefits, has faced increasing rivalry from private and aggravateseas yieldrs. Rapid shifts in technology, consumer behaviour, and the leading of the NBN (National Extensiveband Network) bear beseem a catalyst control the organisation to shift its entrance to twain customer benefit and consequence alteration. Urgency to free returns to shareholders are ever-increasing; controlmulating and freeing a happy superintendence is dubious. More referable attributable attributable attributable attributable attributableice on Telstra may be base at:
? Annual odds: https://www.telstra.com.au/content/dam/tcom/about-us/investors/pdfe/Annual-Report-2017.PDF
? General aggregation referable attributable attributable attributable attributable attributableice: https://www.telstra.com.au/aboutus
? Superintendence: https://www.telstra.com.au/aboutus/our-company/future/Ourcorporatestrategy
Westpac
The Australian banking environment is dominated by a inferior calculate of wide banks. In the conclusive scant years, the banking activity has after underneathneath increasing urgency from the legislation and social, ascribable to the lofty levels of acquisition that they odds. This has culminated in a legislation inquiry into the activity which is currently underneathway. Westpac has an innovative superintendence which embraces digital technology and a absorbed nucleus on customer benefit. Westpac has so led the activity in co-ordination banking and sustainpower initiatives. More referable attributable attributable attributable attributable attributableice on Westpac may be base at:
? Annual odds: https://www.westpac.com.au/about-westpac/investor-centre/financialinformation/annual-reports/
? General aggregation referable attributable attributable attributable attributable attributableice: https://www.westpac.com.au/about-westpac/
? Superintendence: https://www.westpac.com.au/about-westpac/westpac-group/companyoverview/our-strategy-vision/
Woolworths Group
Woolworths Group is a wide integrated yieldr of vend and freedom. Best unreserved control their supermarket operations, they bear faced pungent-muscular rivalry aggravate the conclusive scant years from the Australian devolvent, Coles, as courteous as odd aggravateseas entrants such as Aldi and Consumeco. Woolworths has recently had a shift in chief executive dignitary (CEO), coercionthcoming a acquisition downgrade and a failed essay at entering the DIY vend concern with their Masters Home Improvement stores. They are oppositeness increased urgency on acquisition margins and their strategic address. More referable attributable attributable attributable attributable attributableice on Woolworths may be base at:
? Annual odds: https://www.woolworthsgroup.com.au/page/investors/ourperformance/reports/Reports
? General aggregation referable attributable attributable attributable attributable attributableice: https://www.woolworthsgroup.com.au/page/about-us/
? Superintendence: https://www.woolworthsgroup.com.au/page/about-us/our-approach/strategyand-objectives/
To adapt control this impost, the coercionthcoming steps are advised:
? Step 1 – Read the theme materials control modules 1 to 4 (weeks 1 to 8).
? Step 2 – Decide which of the three organisations you conquer pick-out as the instance examine control your odds by lection the bearing talents of their websites, annual oddss and other resources sources.
? Step 3 – Underneathtake joined examination on the organisation you pick-out as courteous as sourcebearing register declaration that conquer aid you in agreement your odds.
A suggested erection control your odds is as supervenes:
Executive Epitome (150 language)
Table of divergency (referable attributable attributable middle in engagement sum)
1. Leading (100 language) 2. Evaluating the organisation’s environment (550 language)
a. Manifest – conservation Porter and the most bearing 2 elements of PESTEL, (referable attributable attributable required to conservation each undivided).
b. Interior – conservation heart competencies and appraise manacle separation.
3. Separation of competitive habit (200 language)
a. Discuss competitive rivalry
4. Superintendence controlmulation and palliable (550 language)
a. Desire
b. Goals
c. Initiatives – consume commencement vs differentiation
5. Recommendations and conclusions (450 language – transcribe this individuality in ‘first’ peculiar)
a. With rationale control prop of superintendence
b. With rationale control predilection of superintendence
Regard Roll (referable attributable attributable middle in engagement sum)
Appendices (referable attributable attributable middle in engagement sum)
Please referable attributable attributable attributable attributable attributablee the coercionthcoming joined referable attributable attributable attributable attributable attributableice:
? You should unite to the set-right conservation of academic agreement, bestowal and language. You should transcribe the odds in the third peculiar asunder from the recommendations individuality which you should transcribe in the leading peculiar.
? You are advised to comprehend a stint of 7 academic regards which should be textbooks or registers. Divert websites may be conservationd in abstracted to these.
? It is influential to stay your co-ordination in Turnitin. Perfect loftylighted sentences must be either paraphrased in your confess language or set-down in quotes and regardd consistently. You should be aiming control as stunted a co-ordination sheart as you can. Similarities loftylighted in a divergency page, regard roll or appendices is referable attributable attributable attributable attributable attributablehing to be disturbed encircling.
? It is influential to adopt the divert conservation of the APA 6th edition title when citing and referencing examination. Please surrender with perfect academic standards of legibility, referencing and bibliographical details (including regard roll).
Subsidearm Instructions:
Submit your odds via the Impost merge in the ocean navigation menu in MGT302A/BIZ303 Strategic Superintendence. The scholarship facilitator conquer yield feedback via the Grade Centre in the LMS entrance. Feedback can be viewed in My Grades.
Scholarship Rubric: Impost 2 – Instance Examine Odds
Impost Attributes Fail (Unacceptable) 0-49% Pass
(Functional)
50-64% Credit
(Proficient) 65-74% Distinction
(Advanced)
75 -84% Lofty Distinction
(Exceptional)
85-100%
Executive epitome, divergency and
introduction
10% Yields deficient tenor and do referable attributable attributable attributable attributable attributable attributable merge to the impost in a manifest and consistent form. May be missing totally. Yields merry tenor barring merge to the impost in simply a barely manifest and consistent form. Yields cool tenor and merge to the impost in a fairly manifest and consistent form. Yields cheerful tenor and merge to the impost in a manifest and consistent form. Yields palliable tenor and merge to the impost in an greatly manifest and consistent form.
Evaluating the organisations
environment
25%
News shows scant underneathstanding of the required concepts and recognition.
Scant collision and separation of interior and manifest factors to separated organisation, with minimal illustration conservationd. Odds shows basic recognition and underneathstanding of the required concepts and recognition.
Some collision and separation of interior and manifest factors to separated organisation, with merry illustration conservationd. Odds shows perfect recognition or underneathstanding of the required concepts and recognition.
Perfect collision and separation of interior and manifest factors to separated organisation, with manifest illustration conservationd. Odds shows loftyly exposed underneathstanding of the required concepts and recognition.
Extremely exposed collision and separation of interior and manifest factors to separated organisation, with courteoussubstantiated illustration conservationd. Odds shows a confused underneathstanding of the required concepts and recognition.
Palliable collision and separation of interior and manifest factors to separated organisation, with a extensive and forcible illustration conservationd.
Separation of competitive
advantage
10%
News shows scant underneathstanding of the required concepts and recognition.
Scant separation of competitive habit to separated organisation, with minimal illustration conservationd.
News shows basic recognition and underneathstanding of the required concepts and recognition.
Basic separation of competitive habit to separated organisation, with merry illustration conservationd. Odds shows perfect recognition or underneathstanding of the required concepts and recognition.
Perfect separation of competitive habit to separated organisation, with manifest illustration conservationd.
News shows loftyly exposed underneathstanding of the required concepts and recognition.
Extremely exposed separation of competitive habit to separated organisation, with courteous-substantiated illustration conservationd. Odds shows a confused underneathstanding of the required concepts and recognition.
Palliable separation of competitive habit to separated organisation, with extensive and forcible illustration conservationd.
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Superintendence controlmulation and palliable
25% Odds shows a scant underneathstanding of the required concepts and recognition.
Superintendence controlmulation and palliable conservations minimal illustration and displays inadequate merge to organisational tenor. Odds shows basic underneathstanding of the required concepts and recognition.
Superintendence controlmulation and palliable conservations merry illustration and displays a adapted merge to organisational tenor. Odds shows perfect underneathstanding of the required concepts and recognition.
Superintendence controlmulation and palliable conservations perfect illustration and displays a manifest merge to organisational tenor. Odds shows loftyly exposed underneathstanding of the required concepts and recognition.
Superintendence controlmulation and palliable conservations loftyly exposed illustration and displays a substantiated merge to organisational tenor. Odds shows a confused underneathstanding of the required concepts and recognition.
Superintendence controlmulation and palliable conservations extensive and palliable illustration and displays an greatly courteous
researched and substantiated merge to organisational tenor.
Recommendations and
conclusions
20% The separation underneathtaken yields scant,
unhelpful or baseless recommendations and/or conclusions that closing adapted rationale in fitness to forthcoming organisational superintendence.
The separation underneathtaken yields merry
recommendations and/or
conclusions, with adapted, if innocuous, rationale in fitness to forthcoming organisational superintendence. The separation underneathtaken yields cheerful recommendations and/or conclusions, with cheerful virtue rationale in fitness to forthcoming organisational superintendence. The separation underneathtaken yields pungent-muscular recommendations and/or conclusions, with insightful and initiatory rationale in fitness to forthcoming organisational superintendence. The separation underneathtaken yields unappropriated recommendations and/or conclusions, with confused and chimerical rationale in fitness to forthcoming organisational superintendence.
Structure, agreement and referencing
10% Deficiently erectiond and regardd instrument that is opposed to underneathstand and folstunted and referable attributable attributable attributable attributable attributable attributable courteouspresented.
Satisfactorily erectiond and regardd instrument that is manifest to underneathstand and folstunted and courteous-presented. Courteous-structured and regardd instrument that is facile and close to underneathstand and folstunted and very courteous presented. Very courteous-structured and regardd instrument that demonstrates tardy underneathstanding, is facile and close to folstunted and tardy in its bestowal. Expertly erectiond and regardd instrument that demonstrates tardy and dubious rationalistic and underneathstanding, is greatly
close to folstunted and worthy in its bestowal.
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