E: Strategic Audit

Pearson: Concepts in Strategic Management & Business Policy: International Version, 13/E, Thomas L. Wheelen, J. David Hunger

The above book contains a check list to execute a strategic audit for a company. The check list takes you through the steps of auditing all aspects of the company and helps you ask the right questions. Using the check list in combination with the familiar strategic models and theory, they audit can help you formulate the relevant business and market strategies.

Steps in the audit process: 
  1. Evaluate current performance results
  2. Review corporate governance
  3. Scan and assess the external environment
  4. Scan and assess the internal environment
  5. Analyze strategic factors using SWOT
  6. Generate and evaluate strategic alternatives
  7. Implement strategies
  8. Evaluate and control

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