Crafting and Executing Strategy The Quest for Competitive Advantage - Concepts and Cases

ISBN-10: 0073530425

ISBN-13: 9780073530420

Edition: 17th 2010

Authors: Arthur A. Thompson, John Gamble, A. J. Strickland

List price: $201.25
30 day, 100% satisfaction guarantee

If an item you ordered from TextbookRush does not meet your expectations due to an error on our part, simply fill out a return request and then return it by mail within 30 days of ordering it for a full refund of item cost.

Learn more about our returns policy


what's this?
Rush Rewards U
Members Receive:
You have reached 400 XP and carrot coins. That is the daily max!
Study Briefs

Limited time offer: Get the first one free! (?)

All the information you need in one place! Each Study Brief is a summary of one specific subject; facts, figures, and explanations to help you learn faster.

Add to cart
Study Briefs
Periodic Table Online content $4.95 $1.99
Add to cart
Study Briefs
Calculus 1 Online content $4.95 $1.99
Add to cart
Study Briefs
Business Ethics Online content $4.95 $1.99
Add to cart
Study Briefs
Business Law Online content $4.95 $1.99
Customers also bought

Book details

List price: $201.25
Edition: 17th
Copyright year: 2010
Publisher: McGraw-Hill Professional Publishing
Publication date: 3/9/2009
Binding: Hardcover
Pages: 1184
Size: 8.25" wide x 10.25" long x 1.50" tall
Weight: 4.290
Language: English

Concepts and Techniques for Crafting and Executing Strategy
Introduction and Overview
What Is Strategy and Why Is It Important?
Leading the Process of Crafting and Executing Strategy
Core Concepts and Analytical Tools
Evaluating a CompanyG++s External Environment
Evaluating a CompanyG++s Resources and Competitive Position
Crafting a Strategy
Five Generic Competitive Strategies
Which One to Employ?
Supplementing the Chosen Competitive Strategy: Other Important Strategy Choices
Strategies for Competing in Foreign Markets
Diversification: Strategies for Managing a Group of Businesses
Ethical Business Strategies, Social Responsibility, and Environmental Sustainability Section D: Executing the Strategy
Building an Organization Capable of Good Strategy Execution
Managing Internal Operations: Actions That Promote Good Strategy Execution
Corporate Culture and Leadership: Keys to Good Strategy Execution
Crafting Strategy in Single-Business Companies
Whole Foods Market in 2008G++Vision, Core Values, and Strategy
Costco Wholesale Corp. in 2008G++Mission, Business Model, and Strategy
JetBlue Airways: A Cadre of New Managers Takes Control
Competition in the Golf Equipment Industry in 2008
Competition in the Movie Rental Industry in 2008: Netflix and Blockbuster Battle for Market Leadership
Dell, Inc. in 2008G++Can It Overtake Hewlett-Packard as the Worldwide Leader in Personal Computers?
Apple, Inc. in 2008
Panera Bread Company
RogersG++s Chocolates
Nucor CorporationG++Competing Against Low Cost Foreign Imports
Competition in Video Game Consoles
NintendoG++s Strategy for the WiiG++Good Enough to Beat Xbox 360 and PlayStation 3?
Corona Beer
GoogleG++s Strategy in 2008
The Challenges Facing eBay in 2008G++Time for Changes in Strategy?
Loblaw Companies Limited: Preparing for Wal-Mart Supercenters
Research in Motion: Managing Explosive Growth
Crafting Strategy in Diversified Companies
Adidas in 2008: Has Corporate Restructuring Increased Shareholder Value?
PepsiCoG++s Diversification Strategy in 2008
Executing Strategy and Strategic Leadership
Robin Hood
Dilemma at DevilG++s Den
Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. in 2008G++ManagementG++s Initiatives to Transform the Company and Curtail Wal-Mart Bashing
Southwest Airlines in 2008: Culture, Values, and Operating Practices
Shangri-La Hotels
Strategy, Ethics, and Social Responsibility
E. & J. Gallo
Detecting Unethical Practices at Supplier Factories: The Monitoring and Remediation Challenges
Free shipping on orders over $35*

*A minimum purchase of $35 is required. Shipping is provided via FedEx SmartPost® and FedEx Express Saver®. Average delivery time is 1 – 5 business days, but is not guaranteed in that timeframe. Also allow 1 - 2 days for processing. Free shipping is eligible only in the continental United States and excludes Hawaii, Alaska and Puerto Rico. FedEx service marks used by permission."Marketplace" orders are not eligible for free or discounted shipping.

Learn more about the TextbookRush Marketplace.