Week 1 Assignment

1. What is the process of management? (Use a work experience or personal example to show the process of management). What are the managerial roles? (Use a work experience or personal example to show different managerial roles).

2. What are the two major reasons you would want to become a manager or would not like to become a manager? (Explain fully by using work experience or personal example).

International Management and Cultural Diversity.

3. Identify and briefly describe at least five of the major challenges facing the global managerial worker. Support your answer by using an additional source of information.

4. Describe how cultural diversity can give a firm a competitive advantage (or help the firm be more profitable.) Use your own company as an example to support your answer.