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Considering Organizational Growth: Livestrong

Using Livestrong (livestrong.org), can you write a summary that evaluates alternatives the organization must consider to realize growth. Can you also help in answering the following questions:

A) Identify the best value discipline, generic strategy, and grand strategy for your organization.

B) Recommend a strategy or combination of strategies the organization should implement.

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To realize growth, Livestrong.org must develop value for their customers. This is an interesting proposition since Livestrong.org is primarily in the business of raising funds from cancer victims, their families, and the charitable. Livestrong.org keeps costs low by having very little overhead. Most of its' operation is virtual, with web pages serving as the primary product currently. In comparison to competitors it has lower costs. It only operates one facility and its' products are used as a way to solicit donations. So far, Livestrong.org has developed health and wellness web pages and a way to link cancer sufferers with a cancer support database as its' product.

For Livestrong.org to seek a competitive advantage in its industry, it must look at the three generic competitive strategies: low cost leadership, unique services through differentiation, or focus on a particular market ...

Solution Summary

This solution uses livestrong.org to write a summary that evaluates alternatives the organization must consider to realize growth. It also:

A) Identify the best value discipline, generic strategy, and grand strategy for your organization.

B) Recommend a strategy or combination of strategies the organization should implement.
APA references are included.

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