Describe the steps in the decision-making process, and      predict how the personal attributes of the manager influence decision      making.   

Ashford 3: – Week 2 – Assignment

Strategic Planning Process

In a four- to five-page paper (excluding the title and references pages), discuss the strategic planning process. In your paper:

  1. Explain the basic steps in the planning process.
  2. Describe the steps in the decision-making process, and      predict how the personal attributes of the manager influence decision      making.
  3. Predict how the steps of the strategic planning process      and the environmental factors that influence decision making impact the      quality-productivity-profitability link.

Your paper must include in-text citations and references from at least three scholarly sources, in addition to the text, and be formatted according to APA style as outlined in the Ashford Writing Center.
Carefully review the Grading Rubric for the criteria that will be used to evaluate your assignment.