North Central College - Naperville, IL

International Business Strategy

International Business Strategy provides students with an understanding of how to develop an effective and international business strategy. Covering how a strategy fits into the organization and the operation of a company or a multi-company corporation, this class helps students think about problems on an international level, a level necessary for global success. The course introduces students to the ways in which a firm can achieve sustainable competitive advantage and develop the corporation internationally. It enables students to evaluate the factors that need to be considered in analyzing a business’s global external environment as well as its core competencies. Students will learn how to formulate the international strategy for a business—a critical and compulsory step for any business hoping to globalize.