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SWOT Analysis | Meaning, Use & Application

SWOT Analysis

A scan of the internal and external environment is an important part of the strategic planning process. Environmental factors internal to the firm usually can be classified as strengths (S) or weaknesses (W), and those external to the firm can be classified as opportunities (O) or threats (T). Such an analysis of the strategic environment

Hierarchy and Types of Plans in India

Hierarchy of Plans

Hierarchy and types of Plans There are number of plans available to direct the development in an urban or rural areas. The levels at which they operate is different & similarly the nature and details provided in each type is different. Hierarchy and Types of Plans are explained below Master plan : A coordinated act of

Information in a base map for different levels of maps

What is a Base Map ? A base map is a map which shows the existing physical pattern of the land upon which  survey info analysis or planning proposal can be superimposed. The information required for base map varies from map to map because it largely depends upon its scale, the area covered and the

Delineation Of Functional Regions

Flow Analysis Example

Delineation Of Functional Regions iis done by using any of the 2 most widely used methods: These are: Flow Analysis Gravitational Analysis Both the methods are explained below: Flow Analysis Method – Functional Region Delineation Flow analysis builds up functional regions on the basis of the direction and intensity of flows between the dominant centre and

Delineation of formal regions

Weighted Index Method Delineation Example

To understand delineation of regions we first need to understand what are the different kinds of regions as each region on the basis of its characteristics is to be handled separately using different techniques or combination of techniques. There are three basic kinds of regions: Formal region Functional region and Planning region A formal region