Week 1_Assignment.txt

Week 1_Assignment.txt - Foster a discussion on the cultural...

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Foster a discussion on the cultural dimensions presented by Hofstede and Trompenaars studies as they are relevant to global project managers. In doing so, recall working with someone located in a different country. What memorable event did you experience that would not have happened if your colleague had been located in your same country? If you haven't worked with someone located in a different country, what type of barriers do you think you may come across? Invite brief discussion among classmates by concluding with a provocative question or asking for comments and discussion regarding your closing opinion. Due to the growth in IT, demanding business needs, capturing new territories, the businesses and companies have gone global. Along with that, their projects are planned on a global scale. This has opened a pandora box of Global issues categorized as - Political, Economic, Natural, Infrastructure, Cultural, and Legal (1). These issues are not faced by a PM when the project is managed locally.
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  • Spring '18
  • Maria Trujillo

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