1. Define the term business? What are the objectives of a business?
2. What is Business Environment? How does it affect a business? What are its components?
3. What are the characteristics of Business Environment? What are the problems in understanding its influence on a business?
4. How are organisations related to their environment?
5. Write short note on environmental analysis or scanning.
6. Explain the three types of strategic responses of an organization to its environment.
7. Briefly discuss various elements of micro-environment.
8. Briefly discuss various elements of macro-environment.
9. What is demographic environment of a business?
10. Write short note on economic environment.
11. Write short note on political environment.
12. Write short note on socio-cultural environment.
13. What is technological environment of a business? Illustrate the interference between business and technology with the help of a chart.
14. What is competitive environment? How can organisations improve cooperation in competitive environment? What is a kieretsu?
15. What is globalization? Why do companies go global? Briefly discuss the ways in which globalization is manifested.
16. Discuss the Porter’s five forces model of competitive analysis.