Management Planning Paper


Management Planning Paper (Individual Forum):
· Select one of the following organizations:
· Global Crossing
· Tyco
· WorldComm
· Arthur Andersen
· Boeing
· Or another organization approved by facilitator
·Prepare a 1,050 – 1,400 word paper in which you address the following for your selected organization:
1.Evaluate the planning function of management
2.Analyze the impact that legal issues, ethics, and corporate social responsibility have had on management planning at your chosen company. Give at least one example of each.
3. Analyze at least three factors that influence the company’s strategic, tactical, operational, and contingency planning.
· Your paper must be in APA format.
·Your paper must contain at least four sources that are properly cited


Boeing is one of the lading aerospace companies in the world. It is the largest player in manufacture of jetliners and military planes in the world. The company also specializes in designing and manufacturing of defense systems, launch vehicles, communication systems, and many others (Lind 2006, p. 169). Boeing also operates space shuttle and the International Space Station in conjunction with NASA.  Boeing has a number of military and commercial airplanes with customers in about 90 countries in the world. With more than 158,000 employees in more than 70 countries, good management has been an important factor in success of the company (Boeing Corporation, 2007). This paper will look at the management function in Boeing and different factors that impact on management planning.