Develop a Professional Toolkit

Please make sure assignment is completed in APA sixth edition. If not assignment will automatically receive a FAILING GRADE Each assignment will build on each other Develop a Professional Toolkit for Evaluating Leadership in Organizations This week you will assess three techniques of your choice for analyzing the overall health of the organization. One technique you may wish to consider is the SWOT analysis which identifies an organization’s Strengths (S), Weaknesses (W), Opportunities (O), and Threats (T). Strengths and weaknesses tend to be internal to the organization whereas opportunities and threats tend to be external. Numerous examples addressing SWOT analysis are available in the literature. Keep in mind that the techniques you choose should be ones that are familiar to you or ones that you deem consistent with your individual approach for identifying and solving problems. Review the resources listed in the Books and Resources area below to prepare for this week’s assignment. Complete the Spotlight on Skills listed below if you need assistance with concepts or tools used to complete your assignments. Spotlight on Skills: Avoiding Plagiarism Most academic integrity violations at NCU are related to incorrect citations rather than a deliberate act of taking credit for another’s work. Each assignment in the program relies on substantial support from others’ research. Therefore, properly giving credit where credit is due is a skill in which students must become proficient. The Academic Success Center (ASC) at NCU provides a link to a comprehensive website addressing academic integrity that I encourage you to review and consult as needed: Assume the role of business consultant to the organization of your choice. It is your responsibility to assess the overall health of the organization by using a proven technique for accomplishing environmental scans. You are conducting your background research to identify the technique that you wish to use and you wish to be prepared to explain why the technique you’ve chosen is preferable to two other proven techniques with which you are familiar. In order to collate and evaluate quantitative data that will support the qualitative nature of your environmental scan, you will identify and evaluate three financial and non-financial performance measures. Your measures can be descriptive and report, analyze, and monitor in order to assess, respectively, what happened, why it happened, and what’s happening now. However, you should also select one or two measures that will enable you to forecast what might happen with the organization once the improvements are made that you will recommend based on the results of your analysis of the organizational health. Write an analysis in which you do the following: Assess three techniques (e.g., SWOT, LSSRIM, PESTLE, etc.)