International Business: Global Commerce in the 21st Century
Imagine meeting with suppliers at an office in Europe while calling your salesroom that’s back in Asia. Imagine investing in foreign markets and visiting partners in exotic locales. With the evolution of current technology, our world is more connected than ever before, and the business community today is larger than ever. International Business: Global Commerce in the 21st Century will demonstrate just how you can gain the knowledge, skills, and appreciation to live and work in the global marketplace. You will begin to understand how both domestic and international businesses are affected by economic, social, cultural, political, and legal factors and what it takes to become a true manager of a global business in the 21st century.
- Examine the basic principles of working in the global marketplace.
- Analyze business management practices in the global world.
- Investigate how culture, politics, and legal factors influence business practices.
- Explore how emerging technologies influence international business.