Individual Case Write-Up – 3 Feller’s Bakery
This case write-up will allow you the opportunity to assess an entrepreneurial business’s motivations and ability to grow. You will essentially answer the question: is this firm ready to grow? If yes, why? If not, what does it need to do to be ready to grow?
Read the case on 3 Feller’s Bakery from Hess, pages 45 to 52
Using the first part of the course framework, “Should we grow?” to assess 3 Feller’s Bakery. This consists of the following components (hint: potential headings):Entrepreneur Assessment
Current Business Model and its ability to grow
Growth Decision à Is 3 Feller’s Bakery ready to grow? Why or why not?
This assignment is worth a total of 75 points. You will earn up to 65 points based on the quality of your assessment, how well it connects to the course framework, and how well you argue for your chosen decision. You will earn up to 10 points for following the formatting guidelines. Your essay will be run through the Turn-it-In plagiarism filter, so be sure to examine the plagiarism rules if you have any questions.
Spelling/Grammar/Formatting: 10 points max
Entrepreneur Assessment: 20 points max
Organization Assessment: 20 points max
Current Business Model: 20 points max
Growth Decision: 15 points max
In the top right corner, include your name and the date.
Please use 1-inch margins
Times New Roman 12-point font
Proper grammar and spelling
Please use proper headings to separate out your analysis.
Minimum of 750 words, not including any title you use, your name, or the date. There is no maximum word count.
Please hand in your assignment as a Word document. If your document will not upload, please email it to me BEFORE the deadline. Your submission will be checked for plagiarism, so please do not plagiarize any of your work.
Failure to follow these directions will lead to a loss of points.