[ID:7780] In recent years, globalization and technological advances have made the world more interconnected than ever before. These major shifts have changed the way many businesses are structured. Nowadays, almost every business has the potential to function internationally, with partners and employees from all over the world.
Consumers can now compare products and services online quickly and easily, and they are willing to buy across national borders in order to get the most value for money. Likewise, companies and managers can source materials, products and employees from other countries.
These days, there’s a big demand for individuals who can function in a global context, and for those who understand not only the fundamentals of business, but also the fundamentals of doing business across national borders and with people of various cultures.
Governments, private sector firms, NGOs, managers and entrepreneurs can all benefit from having an understanding of international business. And by embarking on an international business career, you could find...