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This course is designed to encourage students to understand and consider the impact of current trends such as globalization, sustainability, and technology on businesses. The subsequent core courses will provide a greater in-depth knowledge of business concepts and areas in an integrated fashion.
COURSE LEARNING OUTCOMES: Upon completion of this course you will be able to: 1. Evaluate current and future global trends and the business challenges that ensue. 2. Develop effective strategies to manage and lead diverse and virtual teams within various organizational structures. 3. Examine corporate social responsibility and sustainability. 4. Discuss ways in which organizations might adapt to the changing environment of business in the twenty-first century. 5. Interpret the impact of technology on businesses in the twenty-first century.
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Advice for students:
READ ALL THE PRIMARY RESOURCES AND THE COURSE CONCEPTS: 1. The global business environment 2. Management and leadership 3. Sustainability and social responsibility 4. Culture and change 5. Technology in the Twenty-first Century