- NY Credits : 2.0
- TX Credits : 2.0
All organizations, whether in the private or public sector, owe their success to how well it understands the reasons why they are in business, its customers' needs, and how well it uses its resources in its operations to produce desired results. This course focuses on effective methods to analyze a company's operations to improve its operations, performance (both operationally and financially), and attempt to gain a competitive advantage.
This course is most beneficial to professional new to business operations, who may be at the staff or entry level in an organization but also for a seasoned professional with limited exposure to this area.
Upon successful completion of this course, the user should be able to:
list some basic business and organizational principles,
identify the basic operating formula,
define management's responsibilities,
list the benefits of strategic planning,
identify the strategic planning process,
define the tools for internal analysis,
define SWOT analysis, and
list the elements of strategy development.