Leadership Discussion 1: References in APA format
The external environment of an organization comprises of all the entities that exist outside its boundary but have significant influence on its growth and survival. An organization has little or no control over its environment but needs to constantly monitor and adapt to these external changes.
Share a recent example from business news about an external organizational challenge, how the company addressed it (internal factors), and what you would do differently.
Leadership Assignment 2: 4 pages
Review the article breaking down the PESTLE Analysis approach. Examine your current department/division at work and develop a PESTLE Analysis that you could share with leadership from your experience, perspective, and research. Your analysis should be 3-5 pages in length. Use headings for each area and be sure to use proper APA formatting and citation for all outside research.
Using the Problem-Solving Application Case from Chapter 7 (p. 292) entitled “OPIODS, PAIN RELIEF, GRIEF, AND PURDUE”, what concepts and/or tools discussed in this chapter are most relevant for solving the key problems in this case study? Using your own experience and knowledge, what recommendations would you make in order to solve this problem? Remember to link to the text in your initial posting and use the 3-Step Problem-Solving Approach at the bottom of the page to examine the case study in detail.