Topic: How has globalization and the international environment affected companies
Subject: Business and Management
Language: English (U.S.)
How has globalization and the international environment affected companies that you deal with (your employer, places you shop at, etc.)? What are the positives and negatives of these effects? Are there ethical considerations for companies with regards to globalization? If yes, please explain. Please respond to the following in at least 150 words
Increased globalization and the international environment have not only impacted the way I relate with my employer but with colleagues at my workplace. Globalization has also impacted the way I shop and the information I have access to. Diversity at my workplace is one impact of globalization. Though I have interacted with African Americans before, my new workplace has brought me into contact with Indians and Chinese. Companies are outsourcing experts from around the world thereby creating a diverse workforce. I have grown more tolerant of other people and societies. Globalization has also meant the adoption of workplace standards. Companies that venture abroad are increasingly being required to adapt to workplace safety and workplace condition standard just like the Western standards. ...