Part 1 400- 600 words
Your first task is to post a detailed outline of your Unit 5 IP to the discussion area so that other students will be able to review your work. Attach your document to your main discussion post, and include any notes that you feel are appropriate in the post. The purpose of this assignment is to help improve the quality of your Key Assignment
Strengths: The internal and external characteristics of a company that are stronger than its competitorsWeaknesses: The internal and external characteristics of a company that are weaker than its competitorsOpportunities: The issues internal and external to a company that can affect the company and its competitors in a favorable wayThreats: The issues internal and external to a company that can affect the company and its competitors in an unfavorable wayTrends: The internal and external patterns in the organization, market, or industry
Identify 1 or 2 other major competitors in the fast-food industry, and describe their sources of competitive advantage.Discuss a current issue that this industry faces. It could be favorable or unfavorable to the industry.Which of the major competitors has the strongest competitive advantage and ability to overcome the barriers presented by the current issues identified and why
Part 2 400- 600 words
Review and reflect on the knowledge you have gained from this course. Based on your review and reflection, write 400-600 words.