Read Chapter 4 of your textbook Essentials of Management (10th edition) and write a 1,000-word essay that covers the following topics:
-Describe the general framework for planning, why is it important?
-How is a business strategy developed?
-Describe the SWOT analysis, what is it used for?
-Explain the terms: Operating plans, policies, procedures, and rules.
All essays must include a comprehensive conclusion (include a heading for the conclusion). Do not copy paste text. Make sure to include at least 3 external references with in-text citations. Use APA style.
Watch the video “SWOT Analysis” on the link below and write a minimum of 150 words on what you found interesting from the video. Make sure to reply to at least one of your classmate’s posts.