Assessment Information Subject Code: GB580 Subject Name: Strategic Management Assessment Title: Individual case study Due Date: – 7th January Assessment Description - Individual assignment - Case study You are a strategic analyst for a large consulting firm and specialise in the analysis of Australian companies. You have been asked by your manager to write a report analysing an Australian company’s underlying strategy that has resulted in it moving some of its activities offshore with the loss of a number of local jobs. Note: You are allowed to choose any Australian company. In your analysis you are required to: ïƒ˜ Evaluate the external issues that are affecting the company and have driven it to employ a strategy that has resulted in moving jobs offshore. ïƒ˜ Analyse the internal issues that are making the company consider moving jobs offshore as part of its strategy. ïƒ˜ Identify the stakeholders in this company and discuss how the shift of offshore activities will affect these stakeholders. ïƒ˜ Explain why a number of jobs will continue to be based in Australia and the associated implications You are expected to use a minimum of 10 references. As a guide these must be authoritative and comprise: At least 6 academic articles/papers Up to 2 text books (including the prescribed text). Up to 3 other authoritative sources of your choice. Please note: Wikipedia, Slideshare, Businessballs, BizEd, Mindtools and other non-academic sources are not considered to be authoritative and will bring low marks if used. If in doubt, please consult your lecturer.