Principles of Strategic Management

Author: Mr Tony Morden

Publisher: Ashgate Publishing, Ltd.

ISBN: 1409463028

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 640

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Now published in its Third Edition, Principles of Strategic Management by Tony Morden is a proven textbook that offers a comprehensive introduction to the study and practice of strategic management. This new edition covers the fundamentals of strategic analysis and planning, strategy formulation, strategic choice, and strategy implementation. It contains new material on leadership and corporate governance, and on the strategic management of time, risk, and performance. There is a new chapter on the key issue of crisis and business continuity management. The book retains the strong international flavour of its predecessors. The book is constructed in sharply focused Parts and Chapters. The text is then broken down into accessible Sections. The presentation is clear and reader-friendly. Principles of Strategic Management is ideal for use on undergraduate, conversion masters, and MBA courses in business and management. Its reader-friendly approach also makes it suitable for block-release type courses, distance-learning programmes, self-directed study, in-company training, and continuing personal professional development.
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Principles of Strategic Management

Author: Tony Morden

Publisher: 臺灣商務印書館

ISBN: 9780754644743

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 627

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The establishment of strategies, the making of plans, and the implementation of those strategies and plans are key management decision-making processes in any kind of enterprise. This book is about strategic management and strategic planning.
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STRATEGIC MANAGEMENT

THE INDIAN CONTEXT

Author: R. SRINIVASAN

Publisher: PHI Learning Pvt. Ltd.

ISBN: 8120350308

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 372

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The revised and updated Fifth Edition gives an in-depth and incisive analysis of the basic principles of strategic management. The exposition of these principles is reinforced by seven case studies that encompass the broad spectrum of Indian companies. These case studies are culled mainly from manufacturing and information technology, and include both private and public sector units. The case studies will be of immense help to the budding managers as well as provide them with the requisite practical orientation for understanding the strategic management issues. The inclusion of the concepts, theory and case studies in a single, compact volume is the main feature of the book, which makes the subject easier to understand and learn. Intended primarily as a textbook for postgraduate students of management and commerce, this book is of immense help to all those attending management development and executive development programmes. New to This Edition • A brief section on ‘Government Initiatives’ is added in Chapter 4. • Section on ‘CSR activities mandated by the Government of India’, have been incorporated in Chapter 5. • A new case study on Indian Airline has been introduced. • All case studies of the previous edition have been updated with latest company information and development.
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Essentials of Strategic Management

Author: Martyn R Pitt,Dimitrios Koufopoulos

Publisher: SAGE

ISBN: 1446290778

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 472

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Electronic Inspection Copy available for instructors here 'This is a fantastically well written text which incorporates the latest thinking on strategic management. Striking a balance between theory and application, it is extremely readable and loaded with a wide range of case studies. An essential source for undergraduate, postgraduate and professional courses on strategic management.' Dr Tahir Rashid, Lecturer in Strategy and Marketing, Salford Business School, University of Salford This exciting new textbook is built on the belief that strategic management principles are more straightforward than they seem. Unlike other textbooks, it does not overcomplicate the discussion with enigmatic layers of theory or irrelevant perspectives from other disciplines. Instead you will find focused, clearly articulated coverage of the key topics of strategic management, encouraging critical reflection and deeper exploration on your own terms. Fully developed to cover the essentials of any strategic management course, this textbook not only creates understanding of the principles of strategy, but shows you how to apply them constructively in the face of real-world practicalities. Throughout the text, these principles are put into context with illustrations and examples drawn from all over the world and from all kinds of organization - from Shell, Airbus and Tesco to small and non-profit enterprises. With an emphasis on topical, distinctive and engaging features, this text offers: - Over 120 short, topical case studies drawn from every type of organization across more than 20 countries, written especially for this book and supplemented with questions and tasks. - Worksheets for strategy analysis that can be used to tackle real-world situations - Learning outcomes, key points and summaries to focus your reading on what matters - Chapter-by-chapter exercises for further study and discussion - Suggestions for further reading to deepen your understanding of the theories underpinning the chapters In addition, tutors will benefit from a fully developed companion website offering lecture slides, teaching notes for case studies and assignments, module plans and links to further cases www.sagepub.co.uk/pitt Martyn R Pitt is formerly Senior lecturer in Strategic Management at Brunel Busienss School, Brunel University. Dimitrios Koufopoulos is Senior Lecturer in Strategic Management at Brunel Business School, Brunel University.
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Principles and Practices of Strategic Management

Author: Linda L. Brennan,Faye Sisk

Publisher: Cognella Academic Publishing

ISBN: 9781621313045

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 126

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This book teaches undergraduate students of management about strategic planning and decision making. Unlike many traditional textbooks that focus on strategy in an overly broad or theoretical manner, this text approaches strategy as results-driven, data-driven, and dynamic.
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Strategic Management and Competitive Advantage

Author: Manikant Singh

Publisher: Global India Publications

ISBN: 9788190721158

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 456

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Strategic Management and Competitive Advantage provides the most accurate, relevant, and complete presentation of strategic management today.This book is thoroughly updated to include cutting edge research and trends that are shaping business strategy.The editor guides students through the strategic management process using a unique model that blends the classic industrial organisational model with the resource-based view of the firm to explain how firms use the strategic management process to build a sustained competitive advantage.The text includes current and relevant examples to provide context for key concepts, outstanding figures and models to illustrate key points, and other section contains engaging and exemplary cases that cover a broad range of critical issues confronting managers today.
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Strategic Management

Principles and Practice

Author: Barry J. Witcher,Vinh Sum Chau

Publisher: Cengage Learning EMEA

ISBN: 1844809935

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 325

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Global examples, multiple perspectives and dynamic presentation make this important new textbook the complete introduction for modern strategy courses. Encouraging students to “be conscious of the perspectives, context and complexity that produce ideas about strategy”, the experienced author team situate learning within a diverse range of environments to reflect the globalized and turbulent nature of today’s business. “Key Debates” situated in every chapter provide a balanced introduction and highlight the subject’s vibrancy by asking the student to tackle vital strategic questions such as: “Are the five forces still relevant for today?”, “Do boards control their executives?”, “Should strategy be stable over time, or should it be changing?” and “Is related better than unrelated diversification?” Case Studies, Business Vignettes, Key Terms, Guided Further Reading and detailed Chapter References round out a comprehensive pedagogical framework while a complete supplements package ensures you can seamlessly integrate Witcher & Chau into your teaching for 2010 and beyond.
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Handbook of Strategic Management, Second Edition,

Author: Jack Rabin,Gerald J. Miller

Publisher: CRC Press

ISBN: 9780824703394

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 848

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Revised and updated for the second edition, the Handbook of Strategic Management provides a set of broad-based bibliographic essays on strategic management. It covers synoptic approaches, complexity theory, organizational capacity, financing strategy, networks, and chaos theory and offers an in-depth look the use of strategic management in the private, public, and nonprofit sectors. The National Institute of Personnel Management called this book "...the most comprehensive single-source treatment of strategic management." New topics discuss the role of strategic management in political decision making, uncertainty, the absence of strategy, productivity, teamwork, leadership, and change.
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