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    BRIC Countries and Global Strategies

    1) BRIC Down? In this article regarding the BRIC countries it states that the economic growth of the BRIC countries is slowing. Brazil, Russia and India's money have weakened the most and China's yuan has declined the most since 1994 when it was devalued by authorities. Brazil has become an "economic powerhouse" but its economy

    Emergency Planning at work when crisis strikes: Too many attendees scheduled to come to Women's Day Conference. This solution gives suggestions on how to handle situation.

    You are a recent college graduate and have been working with the most successful planning firm in Portland, Oregon for the past 12 months. You have assisted with dozens of events and are now excited to lead your first large event. It is three days until your event, the second annual Women's Day Conference. The local medical scho

    Issues of Change

    Analyze the change issues within Owes Home Improvement through Kotter's models of change.

    Global Markets and Resource Use

    Scenario: Mike one of the marketing strategists on your team, stops at your office door wanting to talk. "We use fabrics that are made domestically; however, there are issues with using these same fabrics globally. There are laws and regulations that prevent us from shipping these fabrics to other countries. This is a huge conce

    International Aspect of Management

    I need to write 3-4 pages about an article addressing a topic or issue concerning the international aspect of management. For example, an article discussing the issues facing Americans managing overseas, or an article examining the issues faced by foreign nationals when managing in the United States. The article might address

    The Role of Women in International Management

    Topic: Although the role of women in international management is increasing, women represent an underutilized role by U.S. companies. What is the role of women in international management? What are three things companies should do to increase the role of women in overseas assignments?

    Global Business Cases: Semiconnected Inc. and Justin Marshall

    Read the two cases: (1) Minicase: Semiconnected Inc. - Must It Reorganize? and (2) Minicase: Justin Marshall - A Failed Global Leadership Opportunity. Discuss what organizational structure SemiConnected Inc. should have used when it decided to set up its first foreign plant in Taiwan. In the case for Justin Marshall, discuss cul

    Global Geographic Structure

    The global geographic (area) structure is the most common form of organization for foreign operations. What is global geographic structure? What are the advantages and disadvantages of this structure?

    Local and Global Product Manufacturing

    Timbuk2 is more than a bag. It's more than a brand. Timbuk2 is a bond. To its owner, a Timbuk2 bag is a dependable, everyday companion. We see fierce, emotional attachments form between Timbuk2 customers and their bags all the time. A well-worn Timbuk2 bag has a certain patina-- the stains and scars of everyday urban adventures.

    Developing New Products in the Global Economy

    Let's say as a participant in the AIBC, you will have an opportunity to become a published writer at the end of the conference. "The Marketing Scene," http://www.themarketingscene.com/index.php/site/topic/selling_sin/ provides a platform for professionals and consumers to discuss new ways of marketing, the effectiveness of adver

    High-End Product Entry in to Foreign Markets

    What mode of entry do fashion designers such as Pierre Cardin, and other high-tech firms like Texas Instruments share in common in their effort to get their product into foreign markets? Identify three key benefits of this mode of entry.

    Global Challenges and Companies' Environmental Policies

    Company Environment Policy Issues of global warming, emission of CO2 gases, and corporate social responsibility are receiving increasing attention from interest groups, legal and governmental establishments, and the media. Research and write a comparison and contrast report examining the "green" policies of General Electric

    Tools in the global marketplace

    Please help me with this issue that I am working on... Thanks Jeanne Identify an area in the global marketplace that has been impacted by new tools and technologies to advance managerial control and increase the performance of organizations. Provide information of the tools and/or technologies that have advanced managerial c

    Global Expansion for Small Businesses

    Luis Aburto recognized the advantages of outsourcing development work when he decided to start Scio Consulting International LLC, an information technology company. But he still has a question: Where in the world (literally) should he go for the talent he needs? He has considered linking up with a service provider in Bangalore,

    Companies With Global Presence

    - Describe two companies with a global presence. - Describe the IT goverance organization and structure of each. - Brief summary of identified key policies and procedures of each company. - Compare and contrast each company's IT governance.

    Industry Protection and Free Trade

    Some argue that government-sponsored agencies such as the Export-Import Bank of the United States essentially subsidizes U.S. exports; thereby distorting the notion of free trade. Others argue that it is natural for any government to facilitate exporting for relatively inexperienced exporting firms; and that the protection of an

    Global Alliance

    What are the challenges in implementing a global alliance? Once an alliance is reached, what steps are involved in strategic implementation of the venture? Thank you.

    Global Banking Crisis

    Lessons learned from the prior global banking crisis? What should be done to prevent such a crisis from happening again?

    Scandal at MF Global

    Consider the recent scandal at MF Global. Given the financial complexity of MF Global's business, were the most recent board members adequately qualified? Explain

    Essay 4Name and explain the concept of tariff barriers and name and explain one reason countries maintain trade barriers, such as tariffs, and state whether or not this reason is justified and why or

    Name and explain the concept of tariff barriers and name and explain one reason countries maintain trade barriers, such as tariffs, and state whether or not this reason is justified and why or why not. What is the impact of these barriers on the efficient allocation of a country's resources? What is the impact on the consumers t

    HR strategies

    What are the HR Strategies that management must undertake and support to create a successful global presence to insure the success of an organization in meeting its goals and mission?