Assignment # 13 – Chapter 11
TCM 710 – Project Leadership
Due Date: Tuesday, April 26th at 11:55 PM Name: Enter Name Here
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Homework Assignment # 13
Read Chapter 11 from the course text and answer the following questions.
Discuss how the role of leadership in strategic planning was viewed in the mid-1960’s versus now.
Explain the difference between a strategic vision and a mission statement.
Find a good vision statement and mission statement from a specific company or organization and include these statements in your response (use a source other than the course text). Discuss why you believe the company or organization you selected has a good mission statement and vision statement.
The course text lists several major reasons for resisting change. Select one of these reasons and explain why you believe it is a significant problem. Offer a solution for overcoming this particular reason for resisting change.
Identify and discuss the key methods for minimizing resistance to change.