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Strategic Management Basic Elements

How does failing to engage in adequate strategic managment impact a firm?

Which strategy ensures buy-in from employees at all levels of a firm?

What are the four basic elements fo strategic management? Evaluate their importance.

What are three possible strategies a growing firm might employ?

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Impact of Inadequate Strategic Management on a Firm

Firms use strategic management concept to perform better and improve performance. Strategic management is an ongoing process that evaluates and controls the business and set goals and strategy for the firms that helps them to create and sustain competitive advantages. Without the effective strategies or goals of each functions or operation of firm, it cannot perform well and achieve competitive position in the market (Dwyer & Kemp, 2004). Strategic management co-ordinates and controls the resources of firm and inadequacy of strategy management affect the performance of the firm. Inadequate strategic management represents the ineffective planning and control of operations or functions. Without the effective strategic management, employees cannot understand their role and importance into the entire firm, so inadequate strategic management affect the performance of employees and also the firm. Inadequate strategic management represents that the firm is failed to follow the plan related to marketing, finance and human resources that impact business of the firm (Walters & Tang, 2006). Less clear goals and strategies affect overall performance of the business. The inadequate strategic management will reduce the ability of firms to use its resources optimally, which create inefficiency in business operations.

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How failing to engage in adequate strategic management impacts a firm is determined. The strategies which ensure buy-in from employees at all levels of a firm is determined.

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