Chapter 1 Business Organizations The Internal Environment
Published: January 2016
Component type: chapter
Published in: Enterprise and its Business Environment
Parent DOI: 10.23912/978-1-910158-78-4-2851
Anyone embarking upon a journey towards a genuine understanding of business must acquire an underpinning knowledge of the inner workings of the firm, how a firm sustains its operations, and the relationship between the firm and its external environment. This chapter gives a detailed definition of the internal business environment, and the main purpose of both business organizations and strategy are discussed. Furthermore, an understanding of the key concepts relating to business organizations and how such organizations continue to create value for the consumer in today’s uncertain business environment will be developed.
- Julie McFarlane, Heriot-Watt University (Author) http://orcid.org/0000-0002-6775-1840
- Ross Curran (Author)
For the source title:
- Norin Arshed, Heriot-Watt University (Editor) http://orcid.org/0000-0002-6775-1840
- Julie McFarlane, Heriot-Watt University (Editor) http://orcid.org/0000-0002-2612-9836
- Robert MacIntosh, Heriot-Watt University (Editor) http://orcid.org/0000-0001-7333-0201
McFarlane & Curran, 2016
McFarlane, J. & Curran, R. (2016) "Chapter 1 Business Organizations The Internal Environment" In: Arshed, N., McFarlane, J. & MacIntosh, R. (ed) . Oxford: Goodfellow Publishers http://dx.doi.org/10.23912/978-1-910158-78-4-2923
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