Evaluating the External Environment

Description

Discussion Board # 3

Minimum of 500 words in the body
Minimum of 2 sources from the literature in addition to course texts

Use the following outline:

• Introduction • Process: Evaluating the External Environment – no less than 200 words • Strategic Thinking: Discussion of a Key source of Power / Weakness, why – no less than 200 words • Decision Model: no less than 100 words • How do my decision models aid / hinder this, why • What decision models are being considered, why • Conclusion

Include an Annotated Bibliography of the 2 additional Sources:

Minimum of 250 words in annotation
Summary of Key Points
Evaluation of the Quality of the Publication
Evaluation of the Quality of the Author(s)
Where this fits into the discussion

Content must include:

• Summary of the author’s Main Thread – no less than 125 words •
What you agreed with, did not agree with and why – no less than 125 words