1. Select a country(or region) that you have been assigned from the project. This will be a region of Mexico do an Internet and library search to determine how its culture might be described on Hofstedeâ€™s four dimensions. Write a summary of your findings. Compare your findings with others in class and discuss in relation to use of the product..
2. Justify the use of an Export Management Company (EMC) for entry into a country your team is working on for the project.) my team project is base oil export to Mexico. List two or three considerations for using an EMC that you feel would be most important to increase the potential for success of the business. Discuss your choices in relation to the country your team is working on for the project-do you think another country/region might be better for the use of EMCâ€™s or another alternative be more lucrative? Support your answers, discuss alternatives, and use your expertise and creativity as it related to the project.
3. The Journal should explain how the concepts of the course relate to your workplace or personal experience. Something that has made you go â€œAha!â€ Do not summarize the reading, but perhaps comment on concepts directly applicable to your workplace. It is not enough to identify a list of chapter topics. You should be able to demonstrate that you have thought through a topic or two and can relate them to your experience. Journals will be approximately 100-125 words and posted to the Journal discussion.