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DDBA 8161 Organizational Strategy: Building Competitive Advantage: Home

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DDBA 8161 Course Readings

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Addams, L., & Allred, A. T. (2013). The first step in proactively managing students’ careers: Teaching self-SWOT analysis. Academy of Educational Leadership Journal, 17(4), 43–51.

Bereznoi, A. (2014). Business model innovation in corporate competitive strategy. Problems of Economic Transition, 57(8), 14–33.

Buller, P. F., & McEvoy, G. M. (2012). Strategy, human resource management and performance: Sharpening line of sight. Human Resource Management Review, 22(1), 43–56.

Chen, Y., Yu, Z., & Lin, T. W. (2015). How Zysco uses the balanced scorecard. Strategic Finance, 97(1), 27–36.

Cretu, R. F. (2012). Corporate governance and corporate diversification strategies. Review of International Comparative Management / Revista de Management Comparat International, 13(4), 621–633.

Driver, M. (2012). An interview with Michael Porter: Social entrepreneurship and the transformation of capitalism. Academy of Management Learning & Education, 11(3), 421–431.

Mylan, J. (2017). The business of “behaviour change”: Analysing the consumer-oriented corporate sustainability journey of low-temperature laundry. Organization & Environment, 30(4), 283–303. doi:10.1177/1086026616677169

Peters, T. (2011). McKinsey 7-S model.  Leadership Excellence Essentials, 28(10), 7. 

Styles, C., & Goddard, J. (2014). Spinning the wheel of strategic innovation. Business Strategy Review, 25(4), 76–80.

Yigit, I., & Behram, N. K. (2013). The relationship between diversification strategy and organizational performance in developed and emerging economy contexts: Evidence from Turkey and Netherlands. Eurasian Business Review, 3(2), 121–136.

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