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  • Terms Of Distinctive Capabilities
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    Threats to sustainability Imitation or substitution Market entry Powerful buyers and suppliers Unpredictable changes in external environment Factors beyond a firm's control (bad luck) Limitations of the REV Presented as static concept - however, many firms need to be able to cope with turbulent environments Suggests that managers may have limited ability to create sustained competitive advantages (empirical support by 'perpetually failing firms' - firms that consistently earn normal or below-nor...
  • Business Owners Of A Monopoly Situation
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    In the American Economy, business is controlled by the government and the consumer. When a person is the owner of a business that is alone in its product that it provides for the consumer, it is said to be a monopoly. As a monopoly you have sole control over price. Monopolies are regulated by the government in order to prevent the misuse of power that a monopoly has. If a person can only get turkey, for example from one store. Then the store can charge a lot more for that turkey than it could if...
  • Strengths In Business Strategy
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    The wind book The wind book focuses on the faults of other schools in combat. In this section Musachi evaluates other schools and their styles. He points out the faults of the various styles. There are three main teachings of these schools. The first is to rely on an extra long sword. Secondly, is to how to fix your eyes. The last strategy or teaching Musachi evaluates how to use your feet. Relying on the extra long sword in order to strike from a distance is an errand teaching of other schools....
  • Effective Competitive Intelligence Needs
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    19 May 2001 Competitive Intelligence It takes a simple mind to run a simple machine, but a shrewd mind is needed to run an organization, association, or business. Business intelligence has become a big principle in industries throughout the years. "During the second half of the 20th century, the United States and Canada, Western Europe, as well as Japan and a number of other countries, have evolved from primarily manufacturing-based economies to more information-based societies" (Kara). A busine...
  • Takings Claim As The Ilec
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    The takings issue also arose in academic circles with the coining of the new phrase "Deregulatory Takings" and its subsequent critique. The proponents of deregulatory takings, J. Gregory Sida k and Daniel F. Spulber, argue, in short, that a regulatory contract exists between regulators and regulated firms which promise that the regulated firms will be able to recover a competitive return on their investments that were undertaken at the behest of the regulator. The failure to set access prices wh...
  • Biff's Cabinet
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    Executive Summary We have been commissioned by Mr. Biff Smith to prepare a formal business plan and associated financial forecasts for Biff's Cabinet Shop. This information will assist Biff's banker in advising him on a wise course of action regarding loans from the bank. About the Owners Mr. Biff has been on unemployment insurance for the past 6 months, and is looking to start his own business to create himself a job. This business will be based on his existing skills and interest in kitchen ca...
  • Successful New Industries And Clusters
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    Table of Content Content Pages Introduction 1 Concern of the case 1 Assumption 1 Mauritius - Its Implication 2 Conclusion 3 Bibliography 3 Clusters and the New Economics of Competition (Michael Porter, 1998) Les Districts et Les Choix D'Implantation (Francais) Introduction As a source of competitive advantage, location is losing its importance because of the existence of corporate networks, global markets, faster transport and communication media. However, clusters represent a new way of thinkin...
  • German Companies
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    Introduction: According to Robert Templer McDonald's opened its 25,000th branch recently! "Anthropologists Find McDonald's May Deserve More Respect in Asia", WSJ Interactive Edition). He also reported that the giant fast food firm began operation in its 117th country. With such international presence it is little wonder that Ronald and the rest of the McDonald's crew pose such a "ripe target" to foes of globalization. This case study explores two globalization issues that McDonald's success high...
  • Free Enterprise System Bob
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    Universal Declaration Of Human Rights ARTICLE 23 -Everyone has the right to work, to free choice of employment, to just and favourable conditions of work and to protection against unemployment- Article 23 has established how the free enterprise has evolved. Choice is a key element of free enterprise. Workers have the right to choose where to work and who to work for. Article 23 clearly states people have the right to work. Another feature in the free enterprise system is competition. In Article ...

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