Globalization and Global Strategy

Globalization and Global Strategy

Course Number: MGT X421.3

2 units

Get acquainted with the post-modern global forces at work in today's world, in order to gauge the proper response by the entrepreneur, intrapreneur and social entrepreneur. Learn to manage in a globally competitive environment by emphasizing the use of institutions, cultures, and ethics, and explore the growing and internationalizing nature of business.  Also, learn how to enter foreign markets, create networks, as well as understand the importance of Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) in a global context.  Other points of discussion include:

  • the shift from modernity to a post-modern context
  • why the global marketplace is seen as a "global village" that all participants and stakeholders can access
  • managing industry competition
  • how inequities have developed as a result of the "hidden hand" of globalization
  • how the entrepreneur, intrapreneur and social entrepreneur may have a positive impact

Corporate-level strategies will be discussed which will focus on how large multinational corporate entities (MNE’s) diversify, acquire, and restructure around the world.

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Starting Oct 19


Starting Oct 19

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Patrick Millsap [ bio ]

close [x] Patrick S. Millsap, M.A. in Leadership, has been the Director of Sales for North America, a Vice-President of Marketing for a global multi-million dollar company, and is currently teaching in the M.B.A. program at St. Mary's College, specializing in entrepreneurship and innovation.


Fri 6:00 pm-9:00 pm
Oct 19 - Dec 7, 2018

No meeting Nov 23

7 Meetings


UCR Extension Center

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"Global, 4th Edition"
Mike Peng
ISBN: 978-1337406833


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Section No.: 182MCB004

Dates: Oct 19 - Dec 7, 2018

Time: 6:00 pm-9:00 pm

Instructor: Patrick Millsap

Textbook: Mandatory
"Global, 4th Edition"
Mike Peng
ISBN: 978-1337406833

Location: UCR Extension Center

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