MGT/498 Week Three Individual Environmental Scan Paper

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Environmental Scan Paper
Craig Clark
University Of Phoenix
MGT/498
March 9, 2013

Environmental Scan Paper
The environment of any organization consists of internal and external factors. An organization should conduct a scan of its environment in order for it to determine development, and a forecast on the factors that may influence the success of the organization. Scanning the environment refers to the possession and utilization of the information that an organization has about trends, patterns, occasion and the external and internal relationship that are within an organization. A scan of the environment may assist the management team of an organization in making a decision about the future path of the
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It is a company that deals with the production of all types of tires for all the model of vehicles. The company has employed approximately two hundred employees. These employees deal with running of the machines, packing the finished products and assist in distribution. An internal scan of the business shows that the employees of this company have a relationship that is not close. Everyone has his or her own assigned job and to not get enough time to interact. The management team as well only gives orders and ensures that the organization is successfully running. The relationship of the management team and the stakeholders is better than that of the management team and the employees. The activities in the organization run smoothly though there is a gap between the employees relationship.
On the other hand, an external scan of the organization’s environment shows that the company is competitive in the market. The company is able to satisfy its customers as required. There are other competitors in the market that offer stiff competition to the organization. This is a threat to the company. The company has opportunities as well such as expanding its market to the international level. An external scan of the environment is able to provide the external opportunities and threat that the company has.
Each of the companies has a competitive advantage in the market. The BidCo Company uses high quality

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