Select a firm from the retail sector in the UK for your research. You are required to research the leadership style, management practices and the
various strategies undertaken by that firm Based on your research,
write a report answering the following questions.
- A brief history and summary of the business you have selected and the rationale for your choice (20% of your work).
- According to your research, discuss their vision, leadership style and management practices and the various strategies making use of various
theories you have studied as evidence. (Be sure to provide references within text for material used) (30% of your work)
- Analyse how the above have been achieved or implemented by your selected company with specific examples. (30% of your work)
- What could be your recommendations as an improvement (the proposed leadership styles, management practices and the various strategies that
can be undertaken by this firm based on research done) to your company (20%)
This assessment addresses
LO3: Discuss leadership, management and development of people
LO4: Discuss the development of appropriate policies and strategies within a changing environment to meet stakeholder interests
LOS: Discuss the design and development of organisations.