OverviewDoing business in a foreign country can be fraught with pitfalls, from c

OverviewDoing business in a foreign country can be fraught with pitfalls, from culturally inappropriate hugging to accidental obscene hand gestures. By researching and understanding the culture of a foreign country, you can better prepare yourself and your team to avoid mistakes and leverage cultural protocols to your advantage.In this assignment, you will compare the culture… Continue reading OverviewDoing business in a foreign country can be fraught with pitfalls, from c

Stakeholder Theory — the notion that a company’s success depends not only on it

Stakeholder Theory — the notion that a company’s success depends not only on its owners/shareholders, but also on a myriad of groups without whose support it could not exist — is not a new concept. It dates back to the mid-80’s and a landmark book written by R. Edward Freeman, a professor at the University… Continue reading Stakeholder Theory — the notion that a company’s success depends not only on it

OverviewOver the past two modules, you have explored the fundamentals of global

OverviewOver the past two modules, you have explored the fundamentals of global business, such as key drivers for expansion of domestic business and cultural considerations. In this milestone, you will complete the first part of your course project by explaining what you have learned about global business thus far.ScenarioYou are a business analyst working at… Continue reading OverviewOver the past two modules, you have explored the fundamentals of global

Learning Goal: I’m working on a international trade report and need guidance to

Learning Goal: I’m working on a international trade report and need guidance to help me learn.Individual reportsSCENARIO: In this task, you have been engaged as a consultant to conduct a country attractiveness assessment for an Australian lamb producer which is seeking to expand its business offshore. The company has heard about recent changes in trading… Continue reading Learning Goal: I’m working on a international trade report and need guidance to

OverviewBlogs, LinkedIn articles, and other online publications are channels of

OverviewBlogs, LinkedIn articles, and other online publications are channels of communication through which people can share their experience, perspectives, and expertise directly with readers—and readers can respond via electronic comments. While these electronic channels are usually not as credible as scholarly publications, they are a great way for readers to learn about new topics and… Continue reading OverviewBlogs, LinkedIn articles, and other online publications are channels of

Learning Goal: I’m working on a international trade writing question and need a

Learning Goal: I’m working on a international trade writing question and need a reference to help me learn.Choose a small to medium sized B2C e-Commerce website. Evaluate content, functionality and attractiveness from a website user perspective. Assess the website in terms of the eight unique features of e-commerce technology. In your opinion, which of these… Continue reading Learning Goal: I’m working on a international trade writing question and need a

Week 8 is the time to deliver a final Course Project Presentation, which will in

Week 8 is the time to deliver a final Course Project Presentation, which will include an introduction, an in-depth analysis of the previous reports, and recommendations for international marketing and research and development (R&D). The Course Project should wrap up with a summary that ties together common elements all the assignments. The final presentation must… Continue reading Week 8 is the time to deliver a final Course Project Presentation, which will in

Marketing and R&DChoose a MNC in the United States that sells the same products

Marketing and R&DChoose a MNC in the United States that sells the same products to as the MNC you chose for your Course Project. Visit the MNC website marketplace in the United States and the MNC website marketplace in another country and compare similar products. Compare and contrast branding, product presentation, and pricing on both… Continue reading Marketing and R&DChoose a MNC in the United States that sells the same products

Learning Goal: I’m working on a international trade discussion question and need

Learning Goal: I’m working on a international trade discussion question and need support to help me learn.Project 3: Simulation as a Tool for Strategic Decision Making—Part 1Step 2: Discuss Your Industry AnalysisDiscussionAn understanding of industry structure and industry analysis will be critical for making informed decisions for MediCorp. Therefore, Jillian Best has convened a discussion… Continue reading Learning Goal: I’m working on a international trade discussion question and need