MS11 Strategic Management IGNOU Solution



1. Explain with the help of examples as to how the top management takes strategic decisions in the company and in what sense it does not take the strategic decisions alone.
2. What is the difference between goals and objectives for an organization? Illustrate with the help of examples. Also explain why it is essential for the objectives of an organization to be verifiable.
3. Identify two companies that have merged recently. Read the published information on the two companies and based on your research identify the problems the two companies are currently facing in combining their respective organizational cultures.
4. What is the relationship between level of operations of a business and its market share goals in terms of the macroenvironment? Discuss with the help of examples.
5. What is the role of strategic control in balancing the interaction between the internal and the external environment of a business? Explain with the help of examples.