Evaluate, synthesise and draw conclusions from emerging models of strategies, their impact on relations with management, strategic direction and implementation in a global environment.
Assess critically a range of quantitative and qualitative research designs used in business and management research then use appropriate methods to collect, collate and analyse data
During a global recession – low income, stagnant growth; how can 5S/ SMED/ Poka yoke help in process improvements generally.
Explore how lean management and process improvement can contribute to ESG progress in a specific sector – you may choose both a particular industry and a specific country to analyse.
Critical application and understanding of how to apply Lean and Improvement techniques in real-world environment.
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Provide a clear and concise introduction of the selected cover story. Explain and clearly justify the
relevance of the cover story, and what related key areas/themes your work will address.
• Evidence of wide reading and use of learning resources
• The clarity of your understanding of relevant concepts
• Critical thinking and judgement
Case Analysis Companion (CAKE) is meant to support your learning throughout this semester. It is intended to be used as a formative record of your individual weekly intellectual journey and also a summative document to be refined
The aim of this coursework is to conduct strategic analysis using appropriate tools/techniques for an international organisation of your choice. The analysis should evaluate the strategic position of the organisation and its current competitive strategy, identify current or potential challenges, and accordingly set directions for strategic development.