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By studying the course ‘Strategic Management – Implementing and Evaluating Strategy’ you will learn about the activities and choices required for effective implementation and evaluation of a strategic plan. At the beginning of this course, you will be introduced to the concept of implementing strategy. The course will describe who will carry out the strategic plan and what should be done to align the company’s operation in a new direction.
Following on from this, you will study the functions of a business and the factors which differentiate Stage I, II and III companies. You will then learn about synergy and the different types of synergy including production synergy, marketing synergy, financial synergy and organizational synergy. You will learn about mergers and acquisitions and the advantages and disadvantages of each in terms of organizational strategy. Diversification will also be discussed as well as the tools that can be used in this area such as SWOT analysis, GAP analysis and Competition and Risk analysis.
This course will be of great interest to business managers and professionals who are working in the area of strategic management and would like to learn more about practices and procedures of implementing and evaluating strategy.Start Course Now
Having completed this course the learner will be able to:
- Define strategic implementation
- Describe horizontal and vertical integration
- Describe diversification and synergy
- Define production synergy, marketing synergy, financial synergy and organisation synergy
- List and describe the steps in the screening process
- Describe the five-step model in the evaluation and control process
- Describe problems in measurement of performance
- List and describe steps in a Strategy Audit
- Describe guidelines for proper control of strategic planning implementation
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