Industry Research Using Porter's 5 Forces
This activity is intended to introduce students to business resources by following the Porter's 5 Forces. Each Force is its own activity with suggested discussion questions, examples and recommended research approach.
Students will determine the initial scope of the task required to meet their information need.
Students will be able to identify and use key business databases in order to form an effective research strategy.
Information Literacy concepts:
Individual or Group:
Course Context (e.g. how it was implemented or integrated):
Additional Instructor Resources (e.g. in-class activities, worksheets, scaffolding applications, supplemental modules, further readings, etc.):
Potential Pitfalls and Teaching Tips:
Suggested Citation:Blas, Nataly. "Industry Research Using Porter's 5 Forces ." CORA (Community of Online Research Assignments), 2018. https://projectcora.org/assignment/industry-research-using-porters-5-forces.
All assignments contributed to this site are licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike United States License