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IMPORTANCE OF STRATEGIC PLANNING.

Discusses need for corporate planning. Focuses on the performance of CEOs of major corporations relating to the success or failure of planning. Defines process of strategic planning. Interrelated components that make up the entire strategic process. Relationship of levels or trends in financial performance. Five elements of the strategic cycle.
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IMPORTANCE OF COMPANY PLANNING
Introduction
This research reviews the importance of strategic planning to companies. The research focuses where appropriate on the performance of CEOs of major corporations in relation to the success or failure of corporate planning.
Strategic Planning and Its Importance
Strategic planning is the process of determining the mission, major objectives, strategies, and policies that govern the acquisition and allocation of resources to achieve organizational aims. Strategic planning is a process that generates specific actions that are required to carry out a particular strategy (Thompson & Strickland, 2001).
By definition, thus, the strategic planning process begins subsequent to the

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