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Foundations of Strategy

Foundations of Strategy

Robert M. Grant, Judith J. Jordan

ISBN: 978-1-118-44527-3

Jun 2012

528 pages

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Description

Foundations of Strategy is a new concise text aimed at both undergraduate students and Masters students. With the needs of these students in mind, Robert Grant and Judith Jordan write in an accessible style, with a clear, comprehensive approach and sound theoretical depth.

Features include:

  • 10 chapters that cover all the topics in a typical one semester course
  • Chapter on Strategic Implementation focusing on strategy in practice
  • Integration of the not-for-profit sector
  • Opening and Closing Chapter Cases covering a range of real world, global examples
  • Case Insight Boxes throughout the chapter and Key Concepts in the margin
  • Video case Studies relating to each case
 

Related Resources

List of cases

Preface

1. The Concept of Strategy

2. Industry Analysis

3. Resources and Capabilities

4. The Nature and Sources of Competitive Advantage

5. Business Strategies in Different Industry and Sectoral Contexts

6. Technology-Based Industries and the Management of Innovation

7. Corporate Strategy

8. Global Strategies and the Multinational Corporation

9. Realising Strategy

10. Current Trends in Strategic Management

Glossary

Index

Features include:
  • 10 chapters that cover all the topics in a typical one semester course
  • Chapter on Strategic Implementation focusing on strategy in practice
  • Integration of the not-for-profit sector
  • Opening and Closing Chapter Cases covering a range of real world, global examples
  • Case Insight Boxes throughout the chapter and Key Concepts in the margin
  • Video case Studies relating to each case
  • A Strategy Simulation for use in teaching
  • Students have access to the entire text as an interactive e-book with embedded video clips for each case study, glossary flash cards and self test questions to check understanding
  • Accompanying website - www.foundationsofstrategy.com