1- Describe in detail what a learning organization is and why it is critical to the competitive success of most firms today. 2- Give an analysis of Mintzbergs Modes of Strategic Decision Making. Which mode do you consider the most strategic and why? 3- What strategic value do external and internal environmental scanning activities provide to businesses? 4-What role does strategy formulation play in a firms strategic management process? What pitfalls may a firm face when working on strategy formulation?