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There are several successful football clubs who manage to have capacity attendances every Analysing Strengths and Weaknesses 35 time the first team plays at home. It is for them a real weakness that they cannot expand accommodation and so be even more successful. Similarly companies may also find themselves short of space, particularly if they want to expand sales in an area of the country. If they have only limited warehouse space, then it is useless having a super-efficient sales force because the sales could not get to the customer.

Foster a improvement culture through of continuous self-motivation. teamwork and acceptance of change. Preserve the quality of life and environment in our everyday work and to benefit our local communities whenever an affordable opportunity arises. 32 Afanagement Activity • Do you think that the underlying purpose and aims of the three companies quoted above are similar? • Does the list of objectives you drew up on page 22 bear any resemblance to the kind of words and phrases used in the three examples?

Equally, the failure has many weaknesses and only a few strengths. If it wants to improve, it has to eliminate those areas of weakness. Moreover, looking into the future, if an organisation wants to develop, grow and prosper it has to build on its strong points; trying to build on weaknesses is reminiscent of the foolish man who built his house on the sand - he no doubt did very well until the rains came and washed the house away. Strengths Weaknesses Maintain/build on Cure/do not depend on Activity Think of a very successful organisation.

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