Instructions: Using the strategy models we have considered in this class to date, explain why the performance of Apple improved via the introduction of the smartphone. This could involve any or all of the following:
-Ch.1: Analyzing Apple’s strategic planning process (a la Mintzberg),
-Ch 2 & 3: Performing a SWOT analysis of Apple,
-Ch.4: Analyzing Apple’s HR strategy
-Ch. 5: Analyzing Apple’s business-level strategy,
-Ch. 6: Analyzing Apple’s corporate-level strategy.
PLEASE ONLY FOCUS ON CHAPTER 5 ONLY: ANALYZING APPLE’S BUSINESS LEVEL STRATEGY
Description: Business level strategy- The report adequately categorizes the business level strategy of Apple and outlines how its value chain was utilized to create such a strategy.
I uploaded the book to read chapter 5 about business level strategy and the document for apple smartphone case.
The report recommends at least one strategic action at the business-level (how to compete). The report followed the guidelines provided. It is single-spaced, 1 inch margin, 12-point-times New Roman. The report fully answers the questions using business core knowledge, is written in complete sentences, with appropriate English grammar and spelling