Topic: Define strategic management. In order, discuss what happens in each of the steps in the strategic management process.
In length, papers will be exactly 2 ½ – 3 pages of text.
If used, graphics, title page, footnotes, bibliography, student data (name, course name
and number, etc.), separate line for paragraph subject, etc. are not a part of the text
No fluff…Like lists or mere regurgitation of the study guide standing alone without
detailed discussion. Fluff status determined by the objective and subjective
evaluation of the professor.
Provide one footnote or more.
Give a personal example with facts, specifics and substance in your discussion.
Double-spaced in 12 pitch, New Times Roman in MS Word format…
Points will be deducted if the paper is not clear and concise, professional in
appearance, logical, complete with articulate thoughts and grammatically correct.
1" or less margins all around…No fat margins. If footnotes, lists, computer automatic
formatting issues, graphics or whatever, make the text margins more than 1" add text
on the last page(s) to compensate (Fat content determined by the objective and
subjective evaluation of the professor).
Do not plagiarize. Footnotes, endnotes, works cited and bibliography should and
must be used if appropriate. If plagiarism is suspected or proven and if appropriate,
no points will be earned and will be reported to the Associate Dean, College of
Any violation of these rules may result in the loss of all points or a portion of them.
This term paper must meet the standards outlined herein for each assignment, plus the
Clear and Concise: Clear main point, effective business tone, insight into subject, demonstrates
awareness of audience.
Professional Appearance: Appropriate approach, organization, flow, pace, transitions
(connections), follows proper formatting (heading, purpose, opening, etc).
Logical, Complete, and Articulate Thoughts: Provides coherent explanations, examples,
Correct Grammar: Word choice, grammatical usage, spelling, punctuation, sentence style.