Strategic Management : Competing in the Global Information Age

ISBN-10: 0759350442

ISBN-13: 9780759350441

Edition: 8th 2006

Authors: Lester A. Digman

List price: $75.95
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


Strategic Management is a modular textbook for a MBA-level course in strategic management and business policy. The strategy and policy fields have undergone significant changes during the past few years; those changes??both in substance and process??are incorporated in this text, which reflects both the academic and practitioner state of the art in these fields. Students are shown how to perform strategy formulation, implementation, and control, rather than simply being exposed to text material that talks about strategic management. Included are data, guides, and checklists on: (a) which types of strategies are appropriate, (b) what a given strategy requires and consists of, and (c) probable outcomes. It is accompanied by a companion casebook to provide maximum flexibility for the instructor and minimum cost for the student. Topics include: Process improvements, including TQM and reengineering. Time based competition and strategies. Chaos and complexity theory, including how to plan in unpredictable environments. Performance measurement, including the Balanced Scorecard and Market and Economic Value Added concepts. Strategies for professional organizations and family businesses. Cultural dimensions in worldwide competition. Expanded supply chain coverage, including multifirm value chains. Strategies for the "new economy," e-commerce, and e-business, including relationships with small companies, worldwide competition, B2B, and B2C. Internet strategies and impacts. Industry convergence. Value-based management. Business interrelationships and multipoint competition.
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
Business Ethics Online content $4.95 $1.99
Add to cart
Study Briefs
Business Law Online content $4.95 $1.99
Add to cart
Study Briefs
Management Online content $4.95 $1.99
Customers also bought

Book details

List price: $75.95
Edition: 8th
Copyright year: 2006
Publisher: CENGAGE Learning Custom Publishing
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 678
Size: 8.50" wide x 11.00" long x 1.00" tall
Weight: 2.486
Language: English

Strategic Management: Overview and History
Strategic Management: Essence, Types, and Plans
Strategic Management: Processes and Practices
The Key Players: Strategic Managers and Stakeholders
Organizational Learning: Dealing with Chaotic and Complex Futures
Essentials of Successful Organizations
The Strategy Process
Organizational Direction: Vision, Mission, Goals, Objectives
Achieving Competitive Advantage: Competencies, Resources, Culture and Timing
The Relevant General Environment
The Industry Environment and Competition
Worldwide Competition: Markets, Strategies, and Risks
Enterprise Strategies and Governance
Business-Unit Strategies
Functional Strategies: Innovation, Value Chain, Quality, and Process Improvement
Interorganizational Strategies: Competition, Alliances, and Outsourcing
Multibusiness and Corporate Strategies
Strategic Alternatives and Decisions
Strategy Implementation: Processes and Plans
Strategic Evaluation and Control
The Strategic Infrastructure
The Organization
Information and Planning Systems
Special Applications
Entrepreneurship, New Ventures, and Small Businesses
Service, Not-for-Profit, and Professional Organizations
Trends and Directions
The Future or Strategic Management
Financial Ratios
Strategic Planning Worksheet
How to Value a Business Ancillaries: Instructor?s Manual Test Bank PPT Slides Teaching Notes Located online at
Table of Contents provided by Publisher. All Rights Reserved.
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.