Overview Develop appropriate business strategies, policies and solutions for Tes
business strategies, policies and solutions for Tesla that will create
sustainable competitive advantage for the company. Case information for this
question can be found on page 323 of your text.
The strategic management
process enables organizations to achieve competitive advantage through three
stages: strategy formulation, strategy implementation, and strategy evaluation.
Your strategic plan should progress through all of these phases, resulting in
recommendations that establish the firm in the market with a competitive
advantage they can maintain going forward.
Assume you are creating
a pitch to present to Tesla leadership. You will need to analyze its
external/internal environment and propose strategies, policies and/or solutions
based on those findings that will create a sustainable competitive advantage
for the company. APA formatting is required, and a minimum of 3 sources must be
utilized in addition to the text. The length of the paper should be 7-10 pages.
The completed case must
include the following components:
Executive Summary: This
is a summary of your entire case study, not a summary of Tesla present day. One
should be able to read the executive summary section and understand the main
points of the paper
Current State of the
Organization: Vision Statement, Mission Statement, Current Objectives, Current
Internal & External
Analysis: SWOT, Porter’s 5 forces
Competitive advantage (current)
Recommendations: Strategies, policies and or solutions for implementation that
will create a sustainable competitive advantage for the company based on the
results of your analysis. Include implementation plan for recommendations and
be sure to explain how the competitive advantage is specifically sustainable
recommendations: How will success be tracked or determined for the
Note: Your assignments will be checked for originality via the
Turnitin plagiarism tool. The tool is a starting point for instructors to check
overall Academic Integrity and higher scores generally indicate a higher
probability of Academic Misconduct. The higher a score the higher the
probability that there are too high a percentage of quotations included in the
narrative, and/or there are passages that have not been properly cited.