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Unformatted text preview: -The ethical environment ( pressure groups, values; morals)-The international environment (increasing globalization (trade) , foreign direct investment, expansion of transnational companies) Task environment-forces from suppliers, distributors, customers, and competeters 1) suppliers: provide organization with inputs 2) competitors: other organizations that produce similar goods 3) distributors: organizations that help others to sell goods-some distributors like wal mart have strong barganining power- they can threaten not to carry your good 4) customers: People who buy the goods So what does the manager have to do? scan and monitor...
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This note was uploaded on 12/10/2010 for the course ADM ADM 1300 taught by Professor Peterkoppel during the Fall '10 term at University of Ottawa.
- Fall '10