Corporate Strategy for Irish Companies (3rd Edition)

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This comprehensive textbook by Gerry Gallagher covers a broad range of topics, from leadership and corporate culture through to the evaluation of strategic options and the implementation of strategy.



ISBN:  978-1-912350-32-2
Published:  25/09/2019
Format:  Paperback, 608 pages
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Product type:  
Leadership and personal effectiveness, Student texts
Who is this for:  Students
Edition:  3rd
Copyright date:  25/09/2019
Weight:   0.976 kg
Dimension:  189 mm X 246 mm
Strategy, Strategic, Leadership, Corporate, Corporate Governance, CSR, Change

This comprehensive textbook covers a broad range of topics, from leadership and corporate culture through to the evaluation of strategic options and the implementation of strategy.It is aimed at both undergraduate and post-graduate business students, as well as those preparing for final examinations of the professional accountancy bodies.

Subjects covered include:

  • leadership and corporate culture;
  • creating a vision for the organisation;
  • corporate governance, ethics and CSR;
  • analysis of the business environment and strategic capability;
  • evaluation of strategic options;
  • implementation of strategy; and
  • leading change.

As well as updates to each chapter, this third edition includes a re-write of the chapter on corporate governance, business ethics and corporate social responsibility, with relevant examples to highlight the importance of good leadership and governance. Analysis of how current and future technology can be used as a tool in developing and implementing corporate strategy is also featured throughout..

Written in an accessible style and from an Irish perspective, this textbook presents up-to-date examples from a wide variety of Irish organisations and well-known multinational corporations, as well as an appendix of 13 case studies for students to analyse and discuss. It also contains a set of comprehensive case studies. Lecturer’s resources are also available (request access to lecturers' resources online here ).

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The Author

Gerry Gallagher B.Sc (Mgmt), MMII Grad, C. Dip A&F, MBS, D. (Governance), lectures in corporate strategy at the Institute of Technology, Tralee,at undergraduate level and on the Master of Business and the MBA programmes. He taught for a number of years on the Final Admitting Examination programme of Chartered Accountants Ireland. Awarded his doctorate in governance by University College Dublin in 2017, Gerry provides consulting services in corporate governance and strategy for a wide range of organisations. He is a former army officer with experience in operational units, Army Headquarters and on active service with the United Nations in Lebanon.