University Of California Los Angeles Business Case Study

University Of California Los Angeles Business Case Study


For this assignment, you are to write a case study on an organization you selected in Module 6. Your case study should address the topics listed below.

Note about written assignments: In your writings for this course, I am interested in your own thoughts and perspectives on the readings and sources that you use. You may use direct quotes, but they will not count towards the total required word count for the assignment. Please contact the instructor if you have questions about how to paraphrase your sources. 

Please create headings in your paper for each topic. 

Title: Name of the organization

Describe the location and history of the organization

Describe the products/services offered by the organization

Describe the significant innovation or innovations made by the organization. Explain why and how the innovation(s) was successful.

Discuss the impact of the innovation on consumers and society

  1. Discuss theories, models, etc. you’ve learned in this course that apply to the case.  Focus on what you learned from the book, On Innovation. Cite specific examples (at least three). 
  2. How can this case apply to other organizations, specifically small businesses? What are the key lessons you learned from writing the case?