BUSINESS POLICIES AND STRATEGIES DB2

 

Primary Discussion Response is due by Wednesday (11:59:59pm Central), Peer Responses are due by Sunday (11:59:59pm Central).

Primary Task Response: Within the Discussion Board area, write 400–600 words that respond to the following questions with your thoughts, ideas, and comments. This will be the foundation for future discussions by your classmates. Be substantive and clear, and use examples to reinforce your ideas.

You plan to hold a weekly breakfast meeting with your team of strategic planners to practice how to conduct a SWOTT analysis. For the upcoming week’s breakfast meeting, you told your team that they should be prepared to conduct a SWOTT analysis of an organization in the consumer electronics industry.

Conduct a brief SWOTT analysis on any real organization in the consumer electronics industry. Provide a short introduction of the organization you chose, and describe the organization’s strengths, weaknesses, opportunities, threats, and trends.

  • Strengths:The internal and external characteristics of a company that are stronger than its competitors.
  • Weaknesses:The internal and external characteristics of a company that are weaker than its competitors.
  • Opportunities:The issues internal and external to a company that can affect the company and its competitors in a favorable way.
  • Threats:The issues internal and external to a company that can affect the company and its competitors in an unfavorable way.
  • Trends: The internal and external patterns in the organization, market, or industry.