strategy formulation



Impact of the Internet on marketing strategy formulation
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The Internet has become an indispensable tool for todays businesses. Every business organization is using it in some way or another these days. Marketing managers who fail to use the Internet in in formulating their companies marketing strategy will be at a

Formal planning systems: their role in strategy formulation and implementation
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It seems increasingly clear thatthe systems approach to strategy formulation and implementation, as signified by formal planning systems, is only one of many aspects relating to effective strategy formulation and implementation; several other factors might

Strategy formulation and international competition
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NATIONALLY ORIENTED business strategies are usually unsuccessful for commodities that are or can be traded internationally. 1 Corporations today oom-pete on an international basis, but merely being multi-national is insuf´Čücient. One must also have an appropriate

The role of leadership in strategy formulation and implementation
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Leadership has significant impact on strategic management process. Especially it helps to determine the vision and mission of the organization. Further, it facilitates the organization to execute effective strategies to achieve that vision. The purpose of this paper is to find out the

Strategy formulation methodologies
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The topic of formulating a strategy is a hard one to address in a short space of time. Concepts that help with strategy formulation are evolving and information technology itself is changing, so the impact of one on the other is complex. As such, it seems important to be Optimization strategies determine process parameters that maximize or minimize some aspect of a process (the objective), while ensuring that the process operates within established limits or constraints. The optimization problem is formulated as a constrained

Conflict Management in Kenya-Towards Policy and Strategy Formulation
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Strategic coordination amongst key actors has been lacking in conflict management and peace building. Practical Action hope that that this policy analysis report and its recommendations with specific reference to an advocacy strategy is a step forward in

Filters in the strategy formulation process
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In the fast moving businesses the ability to be flexible and adaptive to change is crucial. When monitoring their operating environments for weak signals and for other disruptive information companies face filters that hinder the entry of the information to the company. We With customers demanding high quality, low cost and shorter lead time, the manufacturing function plays a vital role in attaining a competitive advantage. Thus, to compete effectively, it is important to formulate and implement the appropriate manufacturing strategy . This paper

STRATEGY FORMULATION PROCESS AND INNOVATION PERFORMANCE NEXUS.
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The purpose of this study is to examine the link between strategy formulation process and innovation performance indicators in microfinance banks in Nigeria (MFBs). 100 employees of leading microfinance banks were randomly selected for this study. 80 questionnaires

Formulation strategy for dissolution enhancement of simvastatin
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The present work aim was Formulation Strategy for Dissolution Enhancement of Simvastatin . Simvastatin is lipid lowering drug which is known as HMG CoA reductase. The objective of this study was to increase the solubility of poorly water soluble drug, namely

Structured and creative approaches to strategy formulation
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This article examines approaches or techniques that enable an organisation to relate to its environment and help it to develop business strategies. The techniques are simple structuring devices that simplify the process of problem solving or decision making. They

SWOT analysis using of modified fuzzy QFD a Case study for strategy formulation in Petrokaran film factory
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Strategy is a comprehensive program that determines main approaches of the organization and suggests proper ways for allocating resources in order to help the organization to achieve its long term objectives. Environment change, competitiveness and attitude of

Novel formulation strategy to enhance solubility of quercetin
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The aim of present study to enhance the solubility of quercetin, a poorly water soluble drug, quercetin containing blends (keeping total concentration 40% w/v, constant) was fabricated by mixed-solvency approach. In this technique, blends of solubilizers (sodium acetate

Marketing entry strategy formulation : a hierarchical modeling and consumer measurement approach
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New product development requires large amounts of money and time and presents major risks of failure. An effective strategy for market entry can increase the likelihood of success and improve the potential payoff by focusing development efforts on attractive market During the last decades, strategic planning and profiling have been regarded as a necessity for higher education institutions to meet a situation characterised by changing environments and increased competition (Dill 1996; Neave 1995; Schmidtlein and Milton 1990). Since the This article examines problems confronting the families in a multi-problem community in Hong Kong, from an ecological perspective, and the features and limitations of the existing approach taken by the Government to combat the family violence problem in that community

Formulation of a production strategy for a software product line
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Software product lines are of strategic importance to the organizations that adopt them, affecting both an organizations position in an existing market and its ability to react to new and changing markets. An organizations production system (ie, how it builds its products) is

An analysis of maintenance strategies and development of a model for strategy formulation
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Maintenance has during a long period of time mostly been associated with costs and stoppages and has, of this reason, acquired a connotation of being something necessary evil. Nowadays, availability, reliability and safety in the production plants are more

Strategy formulation
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It is useful to consider strategy formulation as part of a strategic management process that comprises three phases: diagnosis, formulation and implementation. Strategic management is an ongoing process to develop and revise future-oriented strategies that allow an

An empirical study of the relationship between knowledge management practices and strategy formulation capabilities
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The aim of this paper is to identify the relationship between the knowledge management practices and the strategy formulation capabilities using an empirical research. To this end, a questionnaire form was sent to Top 1000 Big Companies of Turkey. Statistical analyses

Business strategy formulation modeling via hierarchical dynamic game
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Stochastic infinite dynamic games can be used as a conceptual basis for the development of strategic business game models for cooperative and competitive environments and under turbulent conditions. This study presents an analytical framework to develop a challenging

Modeling firm competitiveness for strategy formulation
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This paper presents a process of modeling competitiveness at the firm level for strategy formulation purposes. The modeling process consists of four interactive components: managerial situation, conceptual model, formal model, and strategy . These four components

An Integrated Rural Development Strategy for KwaZulu Natal. Towards the Formulation of an Effective Policy
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In a recent paper entitledReconstructing the South African Countryside(1994: 361-2), Dewar notes thatFor too long, urban development and rural development have been polarised and pursued in almost total isolation: rural development is about agriculture and

A component strategy for the formulation of system dynamics models
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A component strategy to the development of system dynamics models is described. The approach concentrates on the formulation of the Forrester stock and flow diagram, and incorporates the concept of an interaction matrix to assist in the formulation of such models

Nanocrystal technology: a particle engineering formulation strategy for the poorly water soluble drugs
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Many of the recently developed new chemical entities are poorly water soluble and they create major problems during formulation and development of new dosage form and shows poor bioavailability. The drugs belong to BCS class II has problem of solubility, to overcome

The Evolving Information Systems Strategy Information systems management and strategy formulation : applying and extending the stages of growthconcept
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For some time, reason has held that the organizational growth with respect to the use of Information Technology (IT) and the approach organizations take to the management and planning of information systems could be conceived of in terms of various, quite clearly

Development of market orientation for marketing strategy formulation
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The formulation of marketing strategy is augmented with the firm making efforts to develop market orientation. Market orientation is the ability of the firm to orient its marketing strategy to the requirements of the market and continually re-orient its marketing strategy to the

enterprise and information technology strategy : A study of the correlation between strategic alignment and adaptation of enterprise-wide strategy formulation
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Background to the Study In todays fast paced global economy, many enterprises recognize an existing gap between their corporate strategy and their IT strategy . According to Smaczny (2001), the effects of such misalignment manifest themselves as a lack of functional Aim Considering the above, the main objective of the present study is to make a rational choice of the best antifungal therapy for the in vitro treatment of the biofilm on venous catheters, proposing an innovative formulation of a film-forming system to coat the surface in

Strategy formulation as disciplined imagination
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For several decades, the evolution of the strategy process field resembled a pendulum swinging between periods of buoyant development of rational decision making frameworks, propelled by the work of economists (eg Porter, 1980) and management scientists (eg

Design and implementation of a concept of structured innovation strategy formulation
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Innovation is considered beyond controversy as a key for competitive advantage and the long term success of a company. This means that a company has to have the ability to master future fundamental changes. However, at the same time companies often have a

Testing strategy formulation and implementation using strategically linked performance measures
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This study investigates whether strategically linked performance measures reveal information about the quality of a firms business strategy . The strategy literature describes business strategies using the concepts of formulation implementation, and fit. The

Integrative approach inhuman resources strategy formulation (Case study: MDN Company)
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HR strategy is the pattern of HR-related decisions. That is, the gestalt of negotiated people related policies and practices in use indeed the formulation and enactment of an HR strategy designed to link HR policies and practices with the strategic goals and objective of Aflatoxins are natural fungous toxins made by Aspergillus species. The toxins can cause tissue necrosis. In this study, nanoliponiosomes containing ginger extract were synthetized and their antifungal effect on the growth and Aflatoxin production of Aspergillus flavus and

Linking national culture and product innovation performance: what really influences the interplay, strategy formulation or implementation effectiveness
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A thorough understanding of the impact of culture on innovation strategy formulation and implementation processes as well as product innovation performance is crucial for successful innovation management. The paper through a combination of two research

The formulation of a strategy to prevent and detect distraction burglary offences against older people
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In 1997 ex-Detective Chief Superintendent Brian Steele led an investigation into the violent murder of Isabel Gray, an 82-year-old lady who lived alone at Crossgates, on the outskirts of Leeds. Police enquiries revealed that professional criminals from the bogus offender

Commercialization strategy formulation for university spin-off: A case study
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Community (AEC) in 201 Sebelas Maret University (UNS) forming an entrepreneurship incubator housed in the Technology Innovation Centre, University of Sebelas Maret (PIT UNS). The entrepreneurship incubator in UNS cannot be said to be optimal. Implement

The role of cultural intelligence (Cq) In the strategy formulation process application to the hotel industry
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Operating in international markets always remains a master challenge facing companies with global aspirations. In hospitality industry, characterized by intense cultural pluralism, new tools enabling top management to operate (more) successfully will be shown to have a

An Optimal Control Problem Formulation for a State Dependent Resource Allocation Strategy .
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In this paper, the problem of optimal resource allocation depending on the system evolution is faced. A preliminary analysis defines the global effort required in any subset of the system state space according to needed or desired goals. Then, in the definition of the cost function