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Work on strengths, weaknesses, opportunities, and threats.

Categories
ID
swot
Suite
Since
1.0

Analyse the current situation by addressing strengths, weaknesses, opportunities, and threats for an organization or product to reach the desired objectives. The result of this analysis is an assessment of the current situation. Based on this information a strategy to reach the objectives can be derived.

Properties

The document type swot provides the following properties:

 

Please note that only information about specific properties is provided here. Common document property used by all document types are documented by Document Properties.

Type

Specify the type of the SWOT analysis to organize them.

Use the SWOT Type to define types of SWOT analyses.

Sections

Description

Describe your SWOT analysis briefly in one to three paragraphs.

Objectives

Define the objectives you require to reach. Reference to or transclude from the strategy document in case the vision is already described there.

Strengths

Analyze the strengths of your organization that support reaching the objectives.

Weaknesses

Analyze the weaknesses of your organization or product (in comparison to your competitors) that may prevent reaching the objectives.

Opportunities

Analyze the opportunities the environment provides to reach the objectives.

Threats

Analyze the threats outside of your organization that may prevent your from reaching the objectives.

Strengths - Opportunities

Show how your strengths can be used to seize opportunities.

Strengths - Threats

Show how your strengths can be used to remove a threat or to lessen the negative consequences of its impact.

Weaknesses - Opportunities

Show how weaknesses can generate opportunities or can be turned into strengths.

Weaknesses - Threats

Show where your weaknesses are and describe how harm could be prevented.

Related Doctypes

Strategy
Defines a strategy for an organization or product.
SWOT Type
Type-specific category for SWOTs.