Decision In Paradise Essay

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Decisions in ParadisePart IIICommunication of the vision and the guidance of strategic planning are key factors for any company. The success of strategic planning often depends on individuals working together on all levels. This technique is also known to motivate those involved to assure that the plan succeeds. Designing acceptable measures of performance to desired mapping processes are also essential to the success of strategic planning. Leadership success is often based on shared vision and stories of minor wins in areas of adversity (Finch, 2013). Inspiration, as opposed to control and demand allows teammates to feel free to express concerns, challenge premises, voice opinions, and suggest alternatives. In the following scenario, a college graduate with dreams of a perfect future by the name of Nik landed a job for Trump Investments, an investment company created by Donald Trump. The objective of this company is to assist potential investors in building new profit making ventures in their own lands. The company has a knack for seeking out land that others may see as unattractive and turning it into property worth billions. The first assignment was to travel to the island of Kava in the South Pacific to work on a new project. Nik imagines the island of Kava to be an island paradise with white beaches, palm trees and tropical breezes filling the air. Reality set in when the plane landed in Kava (Finch, 2013). Nik soon learned of his true purpose in Kava from the new director. Nik learned that Kava is a rural island with great possibilities. One of the biggest attractions to Kava was its potentially lucrative natural resources. Alex, the director of strategy immediately enlightens Nik to the goals of the assignment. The job of strategist for the investment firm was to come up with ideas on how Kava can become marketable to the public as well as an Island Paradise. It is the intension of this paper to explore the possibilities of constructing a strategic plan to build a business in a potential island paradise. In doing so the author intends to define potential issues and unforeseen forces by utilizing tools of problem formulation and techniques to overcome environmental and organizational obstacles. The authors also intend to use critical thinking to analyze, resolve, and suggest ways to explain the potential obstacles to stakeholders in the venture. The authors also intend to define issues in the business scenario, discuss formulation of problems, and describe environmental and organizational obstacles by using techniques and tools of problem formulation. Applying critical thinking, this paper intends to determine essential factors, and evaluate actions and resources important to the implementation of decisions. In doing this the authors also intend to evaluate the ethical ramifications and implications.My name is Nik. I am a newly employed member of Trump Investment Company. My assignment is to assist the team in the revitalization of the...

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