Case Study: Managing Stakeholder Relationships
Wal-Mart is the worldâ€™s largest retailer and a highly successful company, but it has faced many criticisms related to ethical issues. Read the case Wal-Mart: The Challenge of Managing Relationships with Stakeholders.
In an APA-formatted paper of at least 4 pages, not including the cover page and references, discuss the following:
Evaluate how Wal-Mart has prioritized and responded to various stakeholders.
What has driven Wal-Mart’s priorities and responses?
What can Wal-Mart do to develop an improved ethical culture?
Using your MBA brilliance, please create solutions as to what Wal-Mart could do to respond more positively to its diverse stakeholders.
How do you know your solutions will work? (i.e., Please use research to defend your ideas!)
Use concepts from course materials and other research you conduct to inform your paper. Be sure to cite sources that support/provide evidence for what you write.