Course in Global Business in Madrid in Spain

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Global Business

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Global business refers to conducting business internationally. Many companies want employees who understand the cultural and historical sensitivity needed to conduct work abroad, and studying global business can help individuals to improve their attitude and behavior regarding other cultures and customs.

Spain, officially the Kingdom of Spain, is a sovereign state and a member state of the European Union. It is located on the Iberian Peninsula in southwestern Europe. Spanish universities regulate access to their own degrees and they fix the academic fees. They can also offer unofficial postgraduate degrees. The capital city Madrid has possibly the largest number of bars per capita of any European city and a very active nightlife.

Madrid City is the capital of Spain. It is a metropolitan area with over 3 million residents. It has an arena called Las Ventas that hosts the annual bullfighting event. The city has many public and private universities.

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Global Business: Making The Matrix Work

IESE Business School, University of Navarra - Executive Education Department: Short Focused Programs
Campus Part time September 2017 Spain Barcelona Madrid

Global Business: Making the Matrix Work is designed for functional VPs and business unit managers who have to manage within complex environments which are organized into a matrix by product, function and geography... [+]

Global Business: Making The Matrix Work

In a world with perfectly integrated and interconnected markets across borders, there should be little room for differences in business strategy across countries and cultures. However, evidence tells us that the world economy is far from the perfect integration paradigm: We live in a semi-globalized world where distance matters. 

In order to be successful, a firm’s global strategy needs to recognize cultural, administrative, geographic and economic differences – and how to take advantage of those differences.  One tactic is to employ a diverse workforce, to be able to respond to a more diverse clientele.  This calls for a new type of organization, one that spreads internationally and evolves within a complex and multi-cultural environment. It is in this complex environment where many companies are organized into a matrix by product, function and geography that today’s leaders are challenged to grow the business.... [-]