SWOT Paper

Review the SWOT Analysis information located in Chapter’s 2 & 3 of the Strategic Management textbook, and additional University Library sources such as Business Source Complete found on the Week 2 Electronic Reserve Readings page to see the types of information that companies or industries include.  

Write a 700- to 1,050-word paper in which you address the following: 

  • Discuss the elements of a SWOT analysis. What elements to all SWOT analyses have in common?  Why might some be different? 
  • Identify the elements the team considers most important and that would be included in a SWOT conducted by the team. Why were these chosen?
  • Explain the purpose of a SWOT analysis. What are the alternatives?
  • Discuss the advantages and disadvantages of the SWOT analysis.

Format your paper according to APA guidelines, including at least two cited references in your paper. Write the paper in third person voice.