For each case, you are expected to write an analysis based on the case study analysis questions
listed below. Each case analysis paper should be more than 600 words. Papers less than the required
600 words will get zero. Please do not repeat the questions in the analysis paper. Simply use numerical
numbers such as 1 and 2 to answer the questions in sequence if you choose to use a Q&A format.
Repetition of the questions do not count towards the word requirement.Please note this assignment is evaluated by Turnitin. If your
originality score is over 30%, it is possible the analysis paper will not be accepted. Assessment of the
case analysis papers are based on the effort and understanding of the topic, rather than accuracy of the
Please use Q & A format. you can find the case from Google by searching the case topic. Thanks
Case 2: Building Capabilities at the Westward Hilton
1. What are the competitive advantages of the Westward Hilton? Are any of Westwards advantages
sustainable? Are the human resource practices and corporate culture easy for competitors to imitate?
2. What are some of the ramifications of choosing to sell the hotel? What are some of the consequences
of choosing to retain the hotel in the portfolio?
3. Are Hillers general business strategy (buying distressed, undervalued properties and turning them
around for eventual sale) and their human resource (HR) strategy compatible? Are the general
business strategy and the mission statement compatible?