WK2-DQ1 – Chapter 4
Describe a group decision-making situation in which you were involved. Did any problems develop? Describe them in detail. Was the decision reached by the group different from the one you would have made as an individual? Do you think that the group decision was better? Why?
WK2-DQ2 – Chapter 5
What is the difference between planning and strategic planning? Describe the concept of SWOT analysis and the association to strategic planning. Why would a manager utilize a SWOT analysis?
How has the increase in globalization complicated the planning process for managers? Explain. What skills do you believe an individual should have to be an effective planner? How do you believe those skills can be acquired?