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I am doing an Environmental Analysis on AT&T. I need help with the following sections. I need it in about 2 pages. Thank you - please read the attachment.

Develop a summary of the organization's current situation, its current competitive position, and the forces and trends in its industry. Based on this situation, you will identify three to six current opportunities and issues you believe should be addressed through the strategic-planning process.
Identify strengths and weaknesses in the organization's operating environment that can be leveraged to capitalize on the emerging opportunities or minimize the threats that you identified in items 1-4.
Create three to four strategic long-term objectives that can be measured to determine the success of the strategic plan.

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Thanks for choosing to work with me on your solution. Below and attached are comprehensive answers (same answers in 2 different formats) to your question on an Environmental Analysis for AT&T.

Please Note: Please remember that this is a study guide and to use it as such. You still need to put the paper in your own words. This has 1,094 words, which is roughly 5 pages, and well over the 2 pages that you indicated. This means you can summarize, and paraphrase the information to fit your needs but I would advise that you do not turn it in word for word as your own work or you risk plagiarism.

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Current Situation

By revenue, AT&T Inc. is the leading communications conglomerate in the United States and worldwide. Doing business globally under the AT&T brand, the company is acknowledged as the foremost provider of IP-based communications services to businesses worldwide as well as the leading provider of wireless, high speed Internet access, local and long distance voice, and directory publishing and advertising services in the U.S. AT&T has merged with BellSouth in recent years, consolidated the ownership of Cingular Wireless and YELLOWPAGES.COM, to help spur the convergence of technologies, increase competition and encourage continued innovation in the communications and entertainment industry. The company continues to create new and innovative solutions for consumers and businesses including expanding video entertainment offerings to include such next-generation television services as AT&T U-verseSM T as part of its "three screen" integration strategy. The new AT&T, built on the heritage of its predecessor companies that have served customers for more than a century, continues to earn customer trust and loyalty with an ongoing commitment to the use of innovative reliable and high-quality products and services, and excellent customer care (AT&T, 2008).

Forces and Tends in the Industry

The telecommunications industry has a 100-years-old history, yet paradoxically today's industry finds itself at the start of a new communications revolution. New technologies are radically changing the ...

Solution Summary

This is an Environmental Analysis for AT&T including a summary of the organization's current situation, its current competitive position, and the forces and trends in its industry.