Strategy and Organizational Planning Course
Strategy and Organizational Planning examines how organizations set strategy and planning as key drivers of organizational success. In any domestic or international setting, the functions of strategy and planning are valuable resources in maintaining or expanding the competitive position. This course encourages learners to take a long-term view of the roles of strategy and planning whose concepts form the foundation for the practice of strategic management. Key topics covered include strategy analysis, strategic planning, and strategy implementation and evaluation. Both strategy and planning are boundaryless functions, thus allowing learners to examine these topics from the perspective of organizations operating in emerging markets.
max. 8 weeks
Estimated time per week
Leadership Management, and Teams,Applied Leadership and Management
Strategy and Organizational Planning Course Overview
Examine the process of strategic analysis, strategic planning, implementation, and evaluation
Identify the different types of strategic planning tools and techniques
Delineate the steps in the strategic planning process and the rationale for developing a strategic plan
Identify internal and external environmental factors key to effective strategy formulation, and the constraints that impact strategy execution
Apply strategic management tools from an organizational perspective to solve a complex business challenge or opportunity
Strategy and Organizational Planning Course Skills
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When you have a dedicated team on your side, you'll never be alone studying at Nexford. Hailing from many different countries and with online education expertise, our faculty provides you world-class support. Ask them questions during one-to-one office hours or live chat, email them any time, and get individual feedback on your assessments.
While you’re learning, you’ll also have full access to the Nexford online library, which includes access to millions of full-text articles, industry reports and key sources such as the Wall Street Journal, the Financial Times and The Economist.
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Strategy and Organizational Planning Course Testimonials
My weekly reflective journal is my Nexford highlight. Thanks to faculty support, I continually apply principles to my enterprise – and I've been able to scale beyond considerable measure.