Course Code                          :           MS-11

Course Title                           :           Strategic Management

Assignment No.                     :           11/TMA/SEM-II/2011

Coverage                                :           All Blocks

Note : Answer all the questions and submit this assignment on or before 31st October 2011, to  the coordinator of your study center.


Q1.      Select a company of your choice. Explain how politico-legal factors have created an opportunity as well as constraint for that particular industry or a business organization.


Q2.      Choose an organization that has a mission statement. Evaluate the statement based on the following criteria:

a.       Does the statement define the organization in brief terms?

b.      Does it define the organizations geographical operations?

c.       Is it consistent for all its business units?

d.      Does it conform to the objectives of the organization?


Q3.      Select an organization and discuss its strategic profile. This should cover the type of generic strategy chosen by the organization and why?


Q4.      Using the published information, select an organization which has gone for a strategic alliance. Explain the reasons because of which the organization chose to form a strategic alliance.


Q5.      Why is strategic control important to organizations? Explain with the help of an illustration.