1 Why are informal settings such as dinners useful? 2 Could the consultants have influenced the…

1 Why are informal settings such as dinners useful?

2 Could the consultants have influenced the agenda in more formal
ways? How?

3 If you had been one of the managers at the Italian restaurant,
what would your views of the meeting been?

4 Evaluate the design of the two workshops in terms of the
guidelines in Section 16.4.1 .

5 If you were a facilitator, how would you have organised the
workshops differently?

 

Q96;

1 What benefits (or disadvantages) might such workshops have in
comparison with other approaches to strategy development for such an
organisation?

2 Identify the hypothesis testing steps in the illustration .

3 Select an important strategic issue for an organisation you are
familiar with and generate some descriptive hypotheses. What data could you collect
to test this hypothesis?

4 What skills and experiences should a
recruiter look for in hiring each of five types of strategist identified above?