Module 6: Individual Assignment: Analyzing Strategy
Please apply the "Complete Five Forces Framework" found in Public Agency External Analysis Using A Modified "Five Forces" Framework
on page 83, Figure 3 to analyze the strategic plan of an actual public sector organization from the previous class session.
There are two parts to this assignment:
- Please develop your own chart modeled on Figure 3, Page 83 in Public Agency External Analysis Using A Modified "Five Forces" Framework. Please fill out each of the five boxes found on Figure 3:
- Political Influence Determinants;
- Supplier Bargaining Determinants;
- Threat of Entrants/Substitutes Determinants;
- Sponsor/ Consumer Bargaining Power Determinants;
- Intensity of Rivalry Determinants.
- Please submit a one-page memo that analyzes your findings. Please explicitly answer the following three questions:
- What information is difficult to find in the strategic plan needed to complete the Five Forces Framework?
- What is the strength of the organization’s strategic plan?
- Based on the Five Forces Framework, do you find evidence for the success of the strategic plan?