Write a paragraph or more answering each question.
Which of the cross-cultural themes discussed in Chapter 4 do you
feel is most vital to the success of an MNC and why?
In your opinion, what are
the biggest challenges facing MNC’s in today’s economy and why? Allow for
political, technological, and economic challenges.
Characterize the future of US-based companies desiring to expand
overseas within the next 5 years. What political, economic, and technological
challenges might those companies face and why? How can they be overcome?
How should an HR department evolve to match a company’s
expansion overseas? Which leadership roles are most important in this scenario?
Why is it useful to have an 8-step negotiation model? What are
the consequences if a step is skipped?