• April 18th, 2018

Disrupting the Auto Industry” Business Policy and Strategy

Case Analysis: Tesla Motors: Disrupting the Auto Industry Read the case, “Tesla Motors: Disrupting the Auto Industry” on page 576-588 use the case analysis format provided below to address to identify the problems and provide several suggested solutions that the Tesla Motors executive team can review for possible implementation.
Be sure to identify “identify 2 to 3 problems” and “develop 2 to 3 possible solutions to the problems identified”, and use this as the focus for making your case in the case format. Note: The case questions provided at the end of each case can be used as an insight to what the problems might be; so be sure to investigate the case carefully.
Case Format
I. Write the Executive Summary
One to two paragraphs in length On cover page of the report Briefly identify the major problems facing the manager/key person Summarize the recommended plan of action and include a brief justification of the recommended plan
II. Statement of the Problem
State the problems facing the manager/key person Identify and link the symptoms and root causes of the problems Differentiate short term from long term problems Conclude with the decision facing the manager/key person
III. Causes of the Problem
Provide a detailed analysis of the problems; identify in the Statement of the Problem In the analysis, apply theories and models from the text and/or readings Support conclusions and /or assumptions with specific references to the case and/or the readings
IV. Decision Criteria and Alternative Solutions
Identify criteria against which you evaluate alternative solutions (i.e. time for implementation, tangible costs, acceptability to management) Include two or three possible alternative solutions Evaluate the pros and cons of each alternative against the criteria listed Suggest additional pros/cons if appropriate
V. Recommended Solution, Implementation and Justification
Identify who, what, when, and how in your recommended plan of action Solution and implementation should address the problems and causes identified in the previous section The recommended plan should include a contingency plan(s) to back up the ‘ideal’ course of action Using models and theories, identify why you chose the recommended plan of action – why it’s the best and why it would work
VI. External Sourcing
2 to 3 external sources (in addition to your textbook) should be referenced to back up your recommendations or to identify issues. This information would be ideally sourced in current journals, magazines and newspapers and should reflect current management thought or practice with respect to the issues Identify.
The requirements below must be met for your paper to be accepted and graded:
Write between 750 – 1,250 words (approximately 3 – 5 pages) using Microsoft Word in APA style

Latest completed orders:

Completed Orders
# Title Academic Level Subject Area # of Pages Paper Urgency