Task 1 LO1: Analyse the impact and influence which the macro environment has on an organisation. Scenario You have been recruited as an Assistant Manager by Marks and Spencer, a well-known large multinational organisation. You have been asked to produce a report on the impact of the macro environment on Marks and Spencer and its business strategy.
Task 2 LO2: Assess an organisation’s internal environment and capabilities Scenario To take appropriate strategic decisions, your line manager has asked to carry out an analysis and to produce a report on your organisation’s internal environment with particular reference to its strategic capabilities.
Task 3 LO3: Evaluate and apply the outcomes of an analysis using Porter’s Five Forces model to a given market sector
Task 4 LO4: Apply models, theories and concepts to assist with the understanding and interpretation of strategic directions available to an organisation.