Read the “CASE ANALYSIS” regarding Multistate Health Corporation (posted here for your convenience: /uploads/19TD_Assignment_1.pdf) and the follow up in the book that appears on pages 50 through 54 in your textbook.
Then, please answer the following questions, in 1-3 paragraphs per question.
- Describe MHC’s strategy in terms of market position. Also, identify the type of external environment MHC is operating in and the degree to which the strategy matches the environment.
- Identify the type of structure MHC currently uses in its primary businesses. Describe the fit between the structure and the competitive strategy. Describe any structural adjustments MHC should make to maximize the effectiveness of the strategy.
- Identify any areas where current management KSAs are not aligned with effective implementation of the competitive strategy.
- Describe how MHC should go about addressing the KSA deficiencies you have identified in the previous question. Your answer should be consistent with the mission and values of MHC.