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Learner Reviews & Feedback for Business Strategy by University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

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About the Course

In this course you will learn how organizations create, capture, and maintain value, and how it is fundamental for sustainable competitive advantage. You will be able to better understand value creation and capture, and learn the tools to analyze both competition and cooperation from a variety of perspectives, including the industry level (e.g., five forces analysis), and the firm level (e.g., business models and strategic positioning). • Understand how managers coordinate different functional areas, resources, and systems inside a company and align them with the external environment to enhance overall performance • Knowledge of strategic management tools and frameworks, and apply them to real business contexts Process diverse business and industry information to diagnose strategic issues, evaluate strategic alternatives, and formulate a coherent and actionable strategic plan • How to think like a CEO, entrepreneur, or general manager. This course is part of the iMBA offered by the University of Illinois, a flexible, fully-accredited online MBA at an incredibly competitive price. For more information, please see the Resource page in this course and onlinemba.illinois.edu....

Top reviews

HL

Aug 26, 2018

I am really honored to review this course. The course and the Professor was really having a high practical approach. 4th Module was little bit confusion although it was a great time doing the course.

TW

Aug 11, 2016

I really enjoyed the case studies in this course and the education on various frameworks felt like I could immediately use the material in real world scenarios. Highly recommended course materials.

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By Jennesan C

Jul 17, 2018

Challenging yet very useful course. Successfully finished the course! Thank you so much!

By Jerry D

Jul 10, 2018

Great course! Professor Somaya is an excellent instructor. You will not be disappointed.

By SHREYAS Y N

Apr 22, 2020

The course provided an in-depth understanding of Business strategy I had known earlier.

By Mayukh G

Jun 12, 2019

Loved this class ... Prof Somaya the best online instructor I have experienced so far !

By ARUN B

Mar 26, 2018

Excellent content and well planned course... lot of learning with real-life scenarios..

By PRAMOD K S

Jan 01, 2017

Yet to complete the course but got inspired by intro lecture of Prof Somaya ! Awesome.

By Javier A

Nov 05, 2019

Powerful content and concepts. Great application of examples through case studies.

By DENNIS O

Jun 28, 2017

Class great and I learned a lot that will help with the business that I work in.

By Islam A F

Apr 23, 2020

Brilliant course! At times, it may get boring but the contents are outstanding.

By KOUAME M A

Jun 20, 2016

Very practical and relevant course... I recommand it for all new entrepreneurs

By Muntasir A

Apr 21, 2020

A very well structured course to know the strategic aspects of organizations.

By Noureldin B

Nov 27, 2019

It was a real life experience, Thanks to Professor Deepak and the colleagues.

By lisabrantley

Jul 31, 2017

I learned quite a bit from this module. I highly recommend the entire course!

By KALLURI S N

Jun 02, 2020

EXCELLENT DESIGN,EXCELLENT INSTRUCTOR,ENGAGING MATERIAL,WONDERFUL EXPERIENCE

By Gaurav V

Jun 13, 2019

Good course but new cases will be good for aligning with current environment

By MS. S V

Jun 10, 2020

Excellent. Very clear explanation thought provoking assignments and quizzes

By Rahul A

May 28, 2020

All the details are very nicely explained. Case study were really good. Lea

By Jeanine D

May 08, 2020

Loved this course! The Teacher is amazing and the information is priceless.

By Chenai C M

Oct 23, 2017

Loved this course. It was easy to follow through and understand. Thank you

By CAROLINA P P

Apr 08, 2019

Was great to understand the environment and new strategies that are good

By Ihuoma U

Apr 11, 2018

Use of visual aid in teaching. Thorough research and simplified English.

By Mahesh S D

Apr 12, 2018

This was quite comprehensive and practical course on business strategy.

By Aguinaldo S

Feb 04, 2020

I still growing to understand better what a business look like inside.

By Michael F M

Jul 29, 2019

Dr. Somaya is excellent. Lectures, readings, videos are all well done!

By Nitinkumar D D

Mar 15, 2020

Excellent learning, Thank you professor to putting together nicely!!