What types of competitive strategies are the most effective? Will the same strategy work in most venues? Why or why not? Supplement your answer with examples of organizations and their strategies as appropriate. PLEASE READ ALL POSTINGS AND AVOID WRITING ABOUT COMPANIES ALREADY DISCUSSED.  Remember to cite and reference all material that's not original content or factual


Vision or mission statements are an essential part of a company's positioning in the market. They help to form and express the intentions of leadership at a company. In this DQ,

1) Research and post a write up of a public company (one that trades shares or stock) and their vision or mission statement.

2) Identify the company, quote their vision or mission statement, and discuss it.

3) In your opinion, is it clear what they company is trying to do....and are they living up to what they say they would do? Why or why not?