Culture in a Global Business Environment
In the Culture in a Global Business Environment course, learners examine the unique differences among global cultures and apply business principles across economic borders. As the speed of globalization continues to intensify, organizations need leaders who can adapt and apply practices across a wide spectrum of strategic options.
Learners apply the different types of cultural dimensions (e.g. Hofstede’s Five Dimensions of Culture) for firms operating in the international markets. Additionally, learners analyze the differences between nationalism, globalization, and glocalization.
max. 8 weeks
Estimated time per week
Business Managers, HR Managers, CEOs
What will I learn?
Analyze the impact of global culture on firms operating in international environments
Evaluate the different leadership styles used across cultures as they apply to managing the international division of an organization
Apply the different types of cultural dimensions (e.g. Hofstede’s Five Dimensions of Culture) for firms operating in the international markets
Analyze the forces of globalization and evaluate the short-, mid-, and long-term impacts for firms
Analyze the cultural aspects of business with a specific focus on how to apply business strategies to solve a global business problem
Integrate the aspects of nationalism, globalization, glocalization, and culture to effectively improve the competitive position of firms in international markets
How will I learn?
What support will I receive?
When you have a dedicated team on your side, you'll never be alone studying at Nexford. Hailing from many different countries and with online education expertise, our faculty provides you world-class support. Ask them questions during one-to-one office hours or live chat, email them any time, and get individual feedback on your assessments.
While you’re learning, you’ll also have full access to the Nexford online library, which includes access to millions of full-text articles, industry reports and key sources such as the Wall Street Journal, the Financial Times and The Economist.
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