Managing Global Systems
Learning Goal: I’m working on a business discussion question and need an explanation and answer to help me learn.
Using between 250 – 350 words for each question, answer the following:
1) Discuss the cultural factors organizations must understand in order to do business on a global scale.
2) Discuss the differences in the four global strategies organizations can use to organize their global business. What information system strategies work best for each business strategy?
3) What are the benefits of cooptation when managers are building new information systems to support global businesses?
4) What are some of the connectivity problems global businesses must understand and how can the Internet help companies resolve these problems?