Globalization is a topic that is often debated controversally. It concerns all of us, but what exactly is globalization and what is its impact on every single one of us? Explainity tackles exactly this question and gives some answers in this short clip.
Any company that aspires to industry leadership in the 21st century must think in terms of global market leadership. An international market is defined geographically as a market outside the international borders of a company's country of citizenship. Differing market conditions across countries influence a company’s strategy choices in international markets.
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In this course, join Anil Gupta and Haiyan Wang as they step through how to maximize the benefits and minimize the costs and risks when leading a company which spans multiple markets. Discover how to connect with the local market, manage across cultures, cultivate employee engagement in foreign subsidiaries, cultivate a global mindset, and more.
In this course, join professor and global leadership expert Paula Caligiuri as she helps managers understand how to lead effectively across cultures. Learn how to create positive first impressions anywhere in the world and vary your verbal and nonverbal communications to be understood in different cultures.
Managers who work for international businesses would do well to listen to the HBR IdeaCast by the Harvard Business Review. This podcast includes guest hosts as well as a lot of guest interviews. They teach managers how to be better listeners. Being able to listen well in the world of business means an increased potential for solid and lasting relationships.
This daily podcast by American Public Media is a great way to get an overview of the day’s top business headlines — and in today’s global economy that almost invariably means international business headlines.
Planet Money focuses on explaining what is going on with the worldwide economy. Some of its episodes look at how international conflicts have ripple effects and how people in growing markets can become successful entrepreneurs.