Chosen Organisation: OakNorth Bank PLC
In 2000 words, answer one of these tasks:
Devise, explain and assess an appropriate implementation plan for one solution to resolve the challenges confronting your organisation.
Describe and critically assess some challenges facing your organisation and consider the extent and possibility of solving them.
Consider how stakeholders may benefit from different solutions to the challenges confronting your organisation.
Examine how the sector’s strategic environment sets up the challenges facing your organisation.

Format of submission
You should include the name of your chosen organisation and the task you have chosen to answer, as the main heading of your submission, before writing your answer.
You should structure your answer as an essay, with an introduction, main body and conclusion.
You should include a minimum of 20 academic sources within your work to support your answer.
You should include a Harvard-formatted reference list at the end of the submission, that includes all cited sources.
You should proofread your work prior to submission to reduce likelihood of errors.

 

 

 

Assessment criteria: Task 1
Devise, explain and assess an appropriate implementation plan for one solution to resolve the challenges confronting your organisation.
Coherent and logically structured explanation of the implementation plan for one specific solution
An appropriate input-output model should be used to structure explanation of the implementation plan
Clear, appropriate and well supported assessment of how the plan addresses the organisation’s challenge.
All discussions should be supported by current and relevant evidence and data, that is accurately cited using Harvard Referencing

Assessment criteria: Task 2
2. Describe and critically assess some challenges facing your organisation and consider the extent and possibility of solving them (2 challenges and two solutions).
Coherent and logically structured examination of the challenges facing the organisation
Clear indication of the influencing factors that have led to the challenges that the organisation is facing
Propose relevant and appropriate solutions to justify how the identified challenges can be solved.
Use of appropriate theories and/or models to support your explanations
All discussions should be supported by current and relevant evidence and data, that is accurately cited using Harvard Referencing
Assessment criteria: Task 3
3. Consider how stakeholders may benefit from different solutions to the challenges confronting your organisation.
Clear indication of one challenge facing the organisation, with appropriate solutions proposed to address this challenge.
Critical evaluation of the solutions and their impacts upon the organisation’s stakeholders
Both positive and negative impacts should be included within your evaluation
Use of appropriate theories and/or models to support your explanations
All discussions should be supported by current and relevant evidence and data, that is accurately cited using Harvard Referencing

OakNorth Bank Plc, United Kingdom – Banking and Financial Services sector