Find some examples of international companies in the United States that demonstrate a global management approach to their operations. Provide some specific examples of practices or strategies that demonstrate this approach.
Then answer the following questions:
* Why has it become so important for companies to become competitive in the global business environment?
* What advancements in operations management in other countries have affected the way companies in the United States operate?© BrainMass Inc. brainmass.com October 17, 2018, 12:14 am ad1c9bdddf
The solution looks at three international companies in the US demonstrating global management approach to their operations. The companies identified are Bruce Foods, General Motors, and Procter and Gamble.
Strategic plan: Globalization
Your work on your strategic global marketing plan is complete. You now have a plan that will implement, manage, and support a global strategy, but it is far from organized. You e-mail Deborah to inform her that you are almost ready and that all initial planning is complete. A little while later, the phone rings and you see Deborah's name on the caller ID.
"Hi, Deborah. What's up?" you ask.
"I'd like you to present to the advisory board next week," Deborah says. "They are very curious about your findings and would like to know if globalization is a good opportunity for the company. The board wants to finalize their strategic plan, and this may be a key part of it."
After you hang up, you begin thinking through the different items that you will need to cover. Complete the following:
Is globalization a good move for the company?
What is your rationale behind this decision?
What geographic location should be a target for global expansion?
What background information can you provide to support this decision?
How will this decision support the overall goal of growth and expansion?
How would you refute someone with the opposing perspective?
Formulate and implement business-level corporate and global strategies.
Compose, prepare and recommend strategies to achieve and sustain a competitive market profile.
Demonstrate the ability to analyze emerging global marketplace for potential growth and opportunity.