In most organizations, the finance team takes a significant leadership role in completing a SWOT analysis for their company. It is important for the finance team to be business partners to the organization. CIMA published an article in their Financial Management magazine about becoming a business partner. Below is a link to the article.
The SWOT is a key part of strategic planning for an organization. Financial Management Magazine published an article in 2014 about issues MGM Resorts had during an economic crisis. Part of the article reviews five keys for Strategic planning. The first key is to follow the SWOT.
The short 1-2 page paper should be of the SWOT analysis and incorporate information from the article provided.