1.SWOT analysis is a technique to analyze the internal and external environments of a firm. What are its advantages and disadvantages?
6.What are the advantages and disadvantages of conducting a financial ratio analysis of a firm?
7.Summarize the concept of the balanced scorecard. What are its main advantages?
2. What are the important relationships among Caterpillar’s value-chain activities? What are the important interdependencies? For each activity, identify the relationships and interdependencies.