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

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252 reviews

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 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!!

By Igor M

Aug 09, 2019

I gained a lot of new and useful knowledge about business strategy

By LN Y A

Feb 27, 2018

Great course and complete with executive insights. 5/5 for sure!

By Jason T

Jun 11, 2019

Very Good Course. Really useful systems PESTEL, VAR, even SWOT!

By Greg T

May 02, 2019

Really awesome course that I found I was able to connect to my

By Osman K

Aug 13, 2018

Great lecturer, almost perfect programme. Highly recommended!

By krishnath s

Jun 14, 2020

Easy to follow and very interesting industry leaders talks.

By Daniel A

Jun 14, 2020

Great content, animation and clarity! thank you professor

By Jeremy M B

Jul 11, 2018

Great professor with valuable insights! Highly recommend!

By Oleksandr S

Nov 27, 2016

A teacher, who really knows and understands the subject)

By Andrea D C

Aug 26, 2019

The teacher is 🔥 the material is 🔥 the content is 🔥

By Dan M

Jun 11, 2018

Great instructor. Relevant and useful course material.

By Michael W

May 28, 2020

Nicely designed class. Case studies were really good.

By Vibhor K

Jun 07, 2020

Excellent details and Case studies. Thanks Professor

By Tamjid A

May 03, 2020

Well articulated course. It was indeed very helpful.

By Kim d

Aug 10, 2019

The most insightfull lecture for analyzing companies

By Irtiza A

Jun 16, 2019

Perfect courser for new bee's in business strategy

By Dr A S

Jul 03, 2020

EXCELLENT PLATFORM TO LEARN AND EXPERIENCE GOOD

By ADITYA A

Jun 20, 2020

Learned a lot. Great Course. Thank you so much.

By Nikhil V V

Jun 12, 2019

Prof. Somaya makes the class very interesting!!

By Bibhu M

Feb 02, 2020

Very Informative and Practical Oriented Course

By Rachid H

Jul 20, 2019

I like it ! Thank professor Deepak Somaya !

By Stefan T

Jul 24, 2016

Very good overview of the relevant concepts

By Shikhar J

May 20, 2020

Great course with insightful case studies