Assignment Steps – The Company General Dynamics Land Systems
Resources: Management: A Practical Introduction; strategic plan for organization you chose; a leader or manager to interview.
Select the organization you work for or an organization of your choice.
Interview one leader or manager from the organization so that you may complete a SWOT for the organization. Let the interviewee know you are working on a class project. Prior to your interview, develop a 5- to 7-question interview questionnaire you will use to query the interviewee to complete the organization’s SWOTs.
Conduct a SWOT analysis of the organization.
Create a 525-word limit summary of the analysis.
Interview Questions for Leader/Manager
- What are some of the internal strengths of your organization?
- What are some of the internal weaknesses of your organization?
- What are some of your organization’s external opportunities?
- What are some of your organization’s external threats?
SOURCE: Figure 6.2 Kinicki and Williams
SWOT Analysis Table (Blank)
|S – Strengths
|W – Weaknesses
|O – Opportunities
|T – Threats