1.Strategic issues have several key dimensions. Describe and discuss in detail any four of them.
- 250 words
2. Define and discuss what a mission statement is. Describe the importance of developing an explicit mission statement.
3. Mission statements are often criticized for being lists of platitudes. What can strategic managers do to prevent their statements from appearing to be simple statements of obvious truths? What evidence do you see that mission statements are valuable?
Your paper should be 600-750 words in length. In APA format.
4. Comment on problems or successes encountered, deficiencies of style in management and/or leadership, or other ideas related to the “Topics for the Week”. This is your opportunity to coalesce the ideas you have studied into an overall view of the topic for that week. It is not enough to list what you have studied or what you did. You should be able to demonstrate that you have thought through the issues and can propose solutions in keeping with the discussions in the forums and the readings. Your summary should be 200-250 words in length and written in APA format.