Strategy, Innovation, and Global Competition

SMG SI 422

Provides students with a powerful set of tools which will prepare them to analyze, formulate, and implement business firm strategy with the aim of attaining sustainable competitive advantage. Adopts the perspective of the general manager, challenging student knowledge in each functional area in the effort to create integrative strategies that serve the needs of shareholders, as well as other stakeholders inside and outside the company. The course includes conceptual readings, which elucidate the fundamental concepts and frameworks of strategic management, as well as case analyses, which enable students to apply their knowledge to real-world situations and managerial decisions. The course culminates with a final project, which requires student teams to perform a complete strategic analysis on a public company, considering its industry environment and dynamics, its strategic positioning and internal resources, and proposing a course of action for the firm to respond to its strategic challenges.

FALL 2016 Schedule

Section Instructor Location Schedule Notes
A1 Furman HAR 208 TR 9:30 am-11:00 am Stamped Approval
Class Closed
A1 Furman HAR ARR R 6:00 pm-9:00 pm Stamped Approval
Class Closed

FALL 2016 Schedule

Section Instructor Location Schedule Notes
B1 Kirks HAR 224 TR 12:30 pm-2:00 pm Stamped Approval
Class Closed
B1 Kirks HAR ARR R 6:00 pm-9:00 pm Stamped Approval
Class Closed

FALL 2016 Schedule

Section Instructor Location Schedule Notes
C1 Cosway HAR 322 MW 3:30 pm-5:00 pm Stamped Approval
Class Closed
C1 Cosway HAR ARR R 6:00 pm-9:00 pm Stamped Approval
Class Closed

FALL 2016 Schedule

Section Instructor Location Schedule Notes
D1 Lipuma HAR 326 MW 2:00 pm-3:30 pm Stamped Approval
Class Closed
D1 Lipuma HAR ARR R 6:00 pm-9:00 pm Stamped Approval
Class Closed

FALL 2016 Schedule

Section Instructor Location Schedule Notes
E1 Marton HAR 208 TR 11:00 am-12:30 pm Stamped Approval
Class Closed
E1 Marton HAR ARR R 6:00 pm-9:00 pm Stamped Approval
Class Closed

FALL 2016 Schedule

Section Instructor Location Schedule Notes
F1 Cosway HAR 208 TR 3:30 pm-5:00 pm Stamped Approval
Class Closed
F1 Cosway HAR ARR R 6:00 pm-9:00 pm Stamped Approval
Class Closed

FALL 2016 Schedule

Section Instructor Location Schedule Notes
G1 Kirks HAR 306 TR 2:00 pm-3:30 pm Stamped Approval
Class Closed
G1 Kirks HAR ARR R 6:00 pm-9:00 pm Stamped Approval
Class Closed

FALL 2016 Schedule

Section Instructor Location Schedule Notes
H1 Cosway HAR 408 MW 9:30 am-11:00 am Stamped Approval
Class Closed
H1 Cosway ROOM R 6:00 pm-9:00 pm Stamped Approval
Class Closed

FALL 2016 Schedule

Section Instructor Location Schedule Notes
I1 Furman HAR 208 TR 8:00 am-9:30 am Stamped Approval
Class Closed
I1 Furman HAR ARR R 6:00 pm-9:00 pm Stamped Approval
Class Closed

FALL 2016 Schedule

Section Instructor Location Schedule Notes
J1 Lipuma HAR 208 MW 11:00 am-12:30 pm Stamped Approval
Class Closed
J1 Lipuma HAR ARR R 6:00 pm-9:00 pm Stamped Approval
Class Closed

FALL 2016 Schedule

Section Instructor Location Schedule Notes
K1 Lipuma HAR 220 MW 9:30 am-11:00 am Stamped Approval
Class Closed
K1 Lipuma HAR ARR R 6:00 pm-9:00 pm Stamped Approval
Class Closed

SPRG 2017 Schedule

Section Instructor Location Schedule Notes
A1 Cosway TR 8:00 am-9:15 am Stamped Approval

SPRG 2017 Schedule

Section Instructor Location Schedule Notes
B1 Lipuma MW 9:25 am-10:40 am Stamped Approval

SPRG 2017 Schedule

Section Instructor Location Schedule Notes
C1 Kirks TR 9:30 am-10:45 am Stamped Approval

SPRG 2017 Schedule

Section Instructor Location Schedule Notes
D1 Lipuma MW 10:55 am-12:10 pm Stamped Approval

SPRG 2017 Schedule

Section Instructor Location Schedule Notes
E1 Kirks TR 11:00 am-12:15 pm Stamped Approval

SPRG 2017 Schedule

Section Instructor Location Schedule Notes
F1 Cosway TR 11:00 am-12:15 pm Stamped Approval

SPRG 2017 Schedule

Section Instructor Location Schedule Notes
G1 Cosway TR 12:30 pm-1:45 pm Stamped Approval

SPRG 2017 Schedule

Section Instructor Location Schedule Notes
H1 Lipuma MW 2:30 pm-3:45 pm Stamped Approval

SPRG 2017 Schedule

Section Instructor Location Schedule Notes
I1 TBA MW 4:30 pm-5:45 pm Stamped Approval

SPRG 2017 Schedule

Section Instructor Location Schedule Notes
J1 TBA MW 10:55 am-12:10 pm Stamped Approval

Note: this course was also offered during Summer Term

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