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Title Strategic management and business analysis / David Williamson ... [and others]
Published Amsterdam ; London : Butterworth-Heinemann, 2004


Location Call no. Vol. Availability
 W'PONDS  658.4012 Wil/Sma  AVAILABLE
 MELB  658.4012 Wil/Sma  AVAILABLE
Description xiii, 263 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm + 1 CD-ROM
4 3/4 in
Contents Machine derived contents note: Table of contents for Strategic management and business analysis / David Williamson [et al.]. -- Bibliographic record and links to related information available from the Library of Congress catalog -- Information from electronic data provided by the publisher. May be incomplete or contain other coding. -- Introduction -- A framework for strategic management -- The big questions in strategic management -- Where is the organization now? -- What options open are possible for this organization? -- What is the best way forward for the organization? -- How can this be achieved? -- The models and theories of strategic management -- Defining and analyzing industries and organization environments -- Strategic management style and organization structure -- Financial analysis and appraisal -- Portfolio Analysis -- Dimensions of product and service advantage -- Capabilities and competencies: sources of market advantage -- Using the supply chain to get competitive advantage -- Dominant logic, paradigms and strategic effectiveness -- Strategy development process -- Managing change and organization leadership -- Using a balanced score card -- Developing a business plan -- Software support for strategic analysis -- Case studies and their analysis -- How to analyze case studies -- William Morrison Supermarkets PLC -- AB Machine Tools -- Alpha Toiletries -- Delamere Pottery -- Snacks and Nibbles -- References -- Index. -- Library of Congress subject headings for this publication: Strategic planning, Business planning, Business enterprises Evaluation, Business enterprises Evaluation Case studies
Summary This book takes a different approach to the study of business strategy. An essential feature of this approach is the provision of a detailed roadmap for the strategic analysis of a company. It identifies key strategic questions and provides clear guidance on how they may be answered
Notes One CD-ROM in pocket attached to inside back cover
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes System requirements for accompanying CD-ROM: operating system that runs Microsoft Office 97, or is capable of running Excel (version 97) and PowerPoint (version 97)
Subject Strategic planning.
Business planning.
Business enterprises -- Evaluation.
Business enterprises -- Evaluation -- Case studies.
Genre/Form Case studies.
Case studies.
Author Williamson, David, 1954-
LC no. 2003060666
ISBN 0750642955 paperback