Having read Chapter 6 in your course text, you should now be familiar with the concepts of planning, strategy, and a competitive advantage. It is now time to examine the case of “Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella Looks to Future Beyond Windows.” See Chapter 6 of your course text.
By Day 7
Submit a 300 – to 700- word paper which answers all of the following questions:
- What kind of planning missteps helped cause Microsoft’s decline over the past few years?
- How is Nadella trying to eliminate some of the bureaucracy that has hurt the company’s ability to innovate?
- What business strategies has Nadella implemented that will help revitalize the technology giant?
Application Assignments must be in AWE style and format. APA Style
- Chapter 6, “Planning, Strategy, and Competitive Advantage” (pp.192-225)