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Environmental Analysis Paper - United States Postal Service

Environmental Analysis Paper For this assignment, you will be completing an environmental scan and economic analysis on your selected department, group, division, function, or organization (for which you will create a strategic plan), including the remote, industry, and operating environments. Your environmental scan should

Drivers of globalization: Example problem

What are some drivers of globalization and how do these drivers impact an organization financially. Are there drivers that are more important and why would they be considered so.

Procurement Strategies

1. Which of the two procurement strategies is most effective for a human services agency? Does the procurement system serve the best interests of human services agencies and those they support? 2. Read the scenario, on pp. 172-73 of your text, regarding the Kansas Department of Social and Rehabilitative Services. Are there an

What are the pros and cons of regional economic integration?

A) What are the pros and cons of regional economic integration? B) How would you describe American culture? C) Why is it important to understand the political and economic history of a region when expanding into markets in that region? D) What kinds of business risks does your organization face? Would these r

Important Trends in International Business

What are the most important trends in international business? Which are the biggest management challenges for international firms? Why? What can firms do to respond to these challenges?

Globalization

A. What is globalization, and what are some of the traditional international trade theories that support the concept of globalization? b. List the major drivers of globalization and give three examples of each. c. Explain at least four effects of globalization that impact your community and your organization.

International marketing

Describe the difference between ethnocentric, polycentric, regiocentric, and geocentric management orientations. Note: Please cite the sources.

Discuss regional integration and analyze future prospects for integrated regions

Scenario: You are a middle-level manager with a company that markets a line of personal and fabric care products. The American market for soap and detergent has always been dominated by name brand manufacturers, such as Procter & Gamble (TideTM), Colgate-Palmolive (AjaxTM) and CloroxTM. In fact, your market research shows t

Understanding Globalization and its Drivers

Prepare comprehensive responses to the following questions: a. What is globalization, and what are some of the traditional international trade theories that support the concept of globalization? b. List the major drivers of globalization and give three examples of each. c. Explain at least four effects of globalizati

Global Business, trade deficit and surplus, and regional trading blocs.

I need assistance answering the following questions based on factual data/information. 1. What are some of the technological advances in telecommunications and transportation that have impacted global business in the last decade? How have these technological advances affected regional economic development? What trends can b

Mexico Country Analysis

1. List 5 opportunities and/or threats that could result from TECHNOLOGY AND INFRASTRUCTURE factors in Mexico. Please list specifically how other companies have adapted or overcome these factors. 2. List 5 opportunities and/or threats that could result from DEMOGRAPHIC factors in Mexico. Please list specifically how other c

NAFTA and international finances

1. What is the logic of managing transaction exposure? 2. Will a rise in the national standard of living worsen or improve the country's environmental conditions? 3. Has NAFTA been a success? Explain 4. Which are the main pitfalls of investing in transition economies?

Asian Firms in Mexico

1. Why do businesses take risks? 2. Why have Asian firms established operations in Mexico in recent years? 3. Which are the main differences between country risk and political risk? 4. How do you explain the importance of capital budgeting analysis to a firm?

Political Risks in Mexico

I'm thinking about a business expanding in Mexico and would like to know what type of political risks does Mexico as a country has?

identify the cultural barriers

Translating a companies profile and other software into different languages. This translation software would help you: < Translate web pages written in a foreign language < Translate e-mail messages into/from a foreign language < Translate letters, facsimile, reports and memos in a foreign language < Translate manuals and

Factors that Impact the Success of Overseas Relocations

Please address the following questions "What factors impact the success of overseas relocations?" Please to try answer the following questions in your response: 1. What percentages of oversea relocations are successful. 2. Does the type of business impact the successful of the relocation. 3. Does hiring local staff have mo

Business Law-Court Systems

I need assistance with a task which asks which cases would be heard in US Court of Appeals and why - and if not where they would in turn be heard. I have researched the information and still have questions so am turning for assistance. The questions and research are attached.

This posting provides solution to question on Palliser Furniture case

Using "Palliser Furniture; The China question" case study (904M05): 1. What are the key global factors influencing the “competitive landscape” for furniture in North America at the end of the case? 2. How important is “supply chain reliability” in the furniture industry as compared with other industries that yo

Trading blocs, copyright protection and NAFTA

Who should enforce the arts and copyright protection? Do governments have a moral and legal obligation to protect other countries laws in this area? Do you all think trading blocs are successful? What are some advantages and disadvantages? One I was studying the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA) it was argued t

NAFTA

Hello, I need a summary / comments about NAFTA.. Thanks

Chief executive farm's and grain Mexico Operation

I need your HELP with my power points and presentation. This is what I am looking for: I would like for you to HELP me with what to say on each slide and if possible make what I am going to say shorter, I have written my notes for each slide, except one, which is the Organizational Chart, can you help me with this. You can make

GLOBAL BUSINESS ENVIRONMENT: Mexican trade laws, restrictions, taxes, ethics

1. What are the Mexican taxes (trade laws) that would affect a business as a private company offering beef. And are there political barriers to trade? 2. Is there any legal laws that might affect this company's profit and what laws do we need to follow to do this business and how restricting are this laws for this company?

Case analysis

Kentucky Fried Chicken and The Global Fast Food Market >> The attached file "xerox" is a sample of the methods. << CORPORATE STRATEGY: 1) Describe PepsiCo's evolving corporate strategy (including their rationale for its acquisitions and divestments) from the 1960s through the early 1990s. PEPSICO AND KFC: 2)