BUS 201 Complete Week 2 Competitive Advantage and DQs
BUS 201 Week 2 Competitive Advantage
Obtaining a competitive advantage is an important aspect of management today because organizations exist in a more global environment than ever before. Within most industries, organizations compete with other companies that are able to provide the same goods and services for less money because they utilize resources in other countries, such as human resources in third world or other low labor cost countries, where workers are typically paid a third of what American laborers receive.
In this one to two-page paper, discuss the building blocks of competitive advantage and the role a manager should play in achieving this advantage
BUS 201 Week 2 DQ 1 Environmental Factors
Environmental Factors; Globalization is the set of specific and general forces that work together to integrate and connect economic, political and social systems across countries, cultures, or geographical regions. The result of globalization is that nations and peoples become increasingly interdependent because the world’s markets and businesses become increasingly interconnected. Discuss how globalization is affecting the political, legal, and economic forces impacting today’s business environment. Respond to at least two of your classmates’ postings.
BUS 201 Week 2 DQ 2 Creativity and Learning
Creativity and Learning: The quality of organizational decision making ultimately depends on innovative responses to opportunities and threats. Explain the role that organizational learning and creativity play in helping managers to improve their decisions. Respond to at least two of your classmates’ postings.