Case 13

Case 13

PUB 324 CASE STUDY MANDATORY FORM

Do not exceed one page plus attachments.

INSTRUCTIONS:

This format must be used to submit your work for each case study. Do not follow the report instructions in the case studies. Those instructions require large reports that are not required for this class.

 

YOUR NAME: ____________________________         DATE: _____

 

CASE STUDY CHAPTER #: _____

 

What is the problem?

What questions did you have while working on this case?

What do you consider the most useful information provided with the case?

What assumptions did you have while working on this case?

What alternatives solutions did you identify as being possible in resolving this issue?

What criteria did you use to evaluate the alternatives?

Did muscle testing help you in this case study?

 

YOU MUST INCLUDE ALL OF THE FOLLOWING, COMPLETED FORMS .

 

STEEP ____       SWOT ____  

 

What are your findings?

 

What recommendations do you have for management?

 

What justifications do you have to support your recommendations? YOU MUST USE THE QUANTITATIVE DATA IN A TABLE TO JUSTIFY YOUR RECOMMENDATION.  (Worth 20 points out of 100)

 

Include the Staff Report to justify your recommendation.

Include a word table to support your recommendation.

 

 

 

 

CASE STUDY:

       SWOT DIAGRAM

 

POSITIVES

NEGATIVES

INTERNAL

STRENGTHS

·       

WEAKNESSES

·       

EXTERNAL

OPPORTUNITIES

·      

 

 

THREATS

·       

 

Instructions:

  1. Read the case study first without attempting to analyze it.
  2. Reread the case study as often as needed to identify the issue being addressed. 
  3. Identify Strengths (pros) and list them under strengths. Write phrases rather than single words.
  4. Identify Weaknesses (cons). List them under weakness. Write a phrase rather than single words.
  5. Identify Opportunities that may exist if the issue is resolved. Write a phrase rather than single words 
  6. Identify Threats that may exist now or in the future. Write a phrase rather than single words
  7. 80% of your time should be used in developing the SWOT, PEST, and Cause & Effect diagrams.
  8. 20% of your time should be used in completing the mandatory form for me.
  9. You should not rush when developing the diagrams.  
  10. The Mandatory form, SWOT, PEST, Cause & Effect, and tables should all be in the same file when you send them to the professor.

 

 

NAME:

CASE STUDY:

STEEP DIAGRAM

 

 

POLITICAL

 

ECONOMIC

SOCIAL

 

 

TECHNOLOGY

ENVIRONMENTAL

 

 

Instructions:

  1. Read the case study first without attempting to analyze it.
  2. Reread the case study as often as needed to identify the issue being addressed. 
  3. Identify Political factors and write phrases rather than single words.
  4. Identify Economic factors and write phrases rather than single words.
  5. Identify Environmental factors and write phrases rather than single words.
  6. Identify Social-Cultural factors that may exist and Write phrases rather than single words.
  7. Identify Technology factors that may exist and write a phrase rather than single words.
  8. 80% of your time should be used in developing the SWOT, PEST, and Cause & Effect diagrams.
  9. 20% of your time should be used in completing the mandatory form for me.
  10. You should not rush when developing the diagrams.  
  11. The Mandatory form, SWOT, PEST, Cause & Effect, and tables should all be in the same file when you send them to the professor.