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# MGT603 - Strategic Management GDB No. 1 Solution Fall 2017 Due Date: January 25, 2018

MGT603 - Strategic Management GDB No. 1 Solution Fall 2017 Due Date: January 25, 2018

MGT603 - Strategic Management GDB No. 1 Solution Fall 2017 Due Date: January 25, 2018

Total Marks 5
Starting Date Friday, January 19, 2018
Closing Date Thursday, January 25, 2018
Status Open
Question Title The IE Matrix
Question Description

The Concept:

The strategy formulation analytical framework consists of three stages; The Input Stage, The Matching Stage and The decision Stage. The Internal-External (IE) Matrix comes under the matching stage of strategy formulation analytical framework. The Internal-External (IE) Matrix gives different positions to an organization’s various divisions in a nine cell displays that further divided into three major regions like (I, II, or IV) , (III, V, or VII) and (VI, VIII, or IX) with different strategy implications as illustrated in Figure 6-9 in Lesson # 28 / Chapter # 6.

The IE Matrix is based on two key dimensions: the IFE total weighted scores on the x-axis and the EFE total weighted scores on the y-axis. On the x-axis of the IE Matrix, an IFE total weighted score of 1.0 to 1.99 represents a weak internal position; a score of 2.0 to 2.99 is considered average; and a score of 3.0 to 4.0 is strong. Similarly, on the y-axis, an EFE total weighted score of 1.0 to 1.99 is considered low; a score of 2.0 to 2.99 is medium; and a score of 3.0 to 4.0 is high.

The below table is showing that an organization is composed of three (3) divisions with all other necessary details like sales, profits and IFE &EFE scores of each division.

 Divisions Sales % Sales Profits % Profits IFE Scores EFE Scores 1 \$10000 20.0 \$10 20 1.5 2.6 2 \$20000 30.0 \$20 25 3.2 1.7 3 \$30000 50.0 \$30 55 2.3 3.4 Total \$60000 100.0 60 100

Discussion Question:

What do you think, which division (1, 2 or 3) falls in the region I, II, or IV and highlight the most appropriate strategies for that division.

• Read Lesson # 28 of Handouts on Pg # 105.
• Read Chapter # 06, Pg # 188 of recommended Book.

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division 3 would fall in region 2nd.

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• We calculated IFE matrix for a company on the IFE matrix page. The total weighted score calculated on this page is 3.2 which points at a company with an above average Internal Strength.

• We calculated EFE matrix for the same company on the EFE matrix page. The total weighted score calculated for EFE matrix 1.7 which suggests a less than average ability to respond to external factors.

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Division 3 falls in the region II in which 3.4 shows high external position on the EFE total weighted score and 2.3 shows average internal position on IFE weighted score Following are the recommended strategies for the division 3 which fall into grow and build region:

Intensive strategies

Integrative strategies

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