Tutorial Questions Submission Specifications
The purpose of the Tutorial Submission is to ensure that students have familiarised themselves with the Competitive Strategy lectures of weeks 2-11 and are able to apply the strategy models to the cases discussed in Tutorials of week 2-11.
Write your answer to each of the tutorial questions specified as being assessed.
Plagiarism is a breach of academic integrity and may result in a grade of ZERO and a report of Academic Misconduct.
The assignment must be in MS Word format, 1.5 spacing, 12-pt Arial font and 2 cm margins on all four sides of your page with appropriate section headings and page numbers.
If used, reference sources must be cited in the text of the report, and listed appropriately at the end in a reference list using Harvard referencing style.
The questions to be answered are;
Question 1- Week 2. Which elements of the General Environment are significant to the future of the German luxury car industry? - (7 marks)
Question 2.- Week 4. Discuss how David Jones effectively build relationships with customers. - (7 marks)
Question 3. - Week 8. Identify and discuss the 2 major environmental trends Walmart need to consider when entering the China market. - (7 marks)
Question 4. - Week 9. What are the major competitive issues General Electric faces when managing cooperative strategies? - (7 marks)
Question 5. - Week 7. Starbucks made important acquisitions in the past two decades what would be the 5 (five) most common challenges of a successful acquisition? - (11 marks)
Question 6. - Week 11. Identify what you believe are the 5 (five) most important leadership responsibilities and
how today’s business leaders develop the skills and charisma to be effective in the role? - (11 marks)