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Contains contemporary research in strategic management, with an emphasis on conceptual tools and skills. This book provides a straightforward treatment of strategic management with a systematic approach. It offers 30 cases with a mixture of small and large firms; start-ups and industry leaders; and global and domestically focused companies. Read more Please choose whether or not you want other users to be able to see on your profile that this library is a favorite of yours.
A It embodies the business philosophy of the firm's strategic decision makers B It implies the image the firm seeks to project C It provides specific strategies for front-line managers D It reflects the firm's self-concept p 24 When the survival goal is taken for granted, therefore neglected in strategic decision making, the firm's focus shifts to A Long run B Intermediate run C Direction-less activities D Short run p 22 Which one of the following is NOT an outcome designed to be accomplished by a company mission? A Firm's economic goals B Company's self-concept C Statement of company philosophy D Firm's core competencies and competitive advantage statement p 25 The company mission is a broadly framed but enduring statement of A A firm's intent B Corporate structure C A firm's competitive positioning D Stakeholder analysis p 22 In deriving a mission statement, which of the following should be included? A Tax advantages B Secondary markets to be served C Concern for survival through growth D Employee rules and policies p 24 Profitability is the goal of a business A Mainstay B Least important C Non economic D Subjective p 21 The mission reflects the: A Values of the decision makers B Goals of the decision makers C Experiences of the decision makers D Policies of firm p 22 The combination of which of these factors describe the company's business activities?
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