. Oklahoma’s name is borrowed from the Choctaw words okla and humma, which means “red people”. Oklahoma has been nicknamed “the sooner state”. Oklahoma became the 46th state to enter the union on November 16, 1907. Oklahoma seem small, but yet it the Unites States Census Bureau estimates the population is 3,850,568 during the summer of 2013.
Saxenian’s hope, along with mine, is to navigate thinkers like these to see the benefits of immigration. “AnnaLee Saxenian is a professor of regional development in the Department of City and Regional Planning at the University of California, Berkeley. She is internationally recognized for her research on technology regions ... ... middle of paper ... ...e in this area of expertise. The potential value in relation to my argument is Mexico’s reliance on America leading to this need for a stronger relationship between the two countries. Mexico’s economy has increased some due to the industries benefitting from NAFTA; however, there are many problems that still need to be addressed.
General Information on Mexico Mexico is located in the western hemisphere on the continent North America. The United States of America borders Mexico in its entirety to the north. Two countries, Guatemala and Belize, border Mexico to the south. The language of Mexico is Spanish and “Mexico has the largest population of Spanish speakers in the world” (History). The capital is Mexico City.
In anticipation of the upcoming Initial Public Offering (IPO) and the resulting transition of XYZ Construction, Inc. from a privately held corporation to a publicly owned and traded entity, the owners root desires an investigation into the essential economic and legal factor associated with this new status. Specifically, the research will analyze economic and legal factors as well as the employment and labor law issues that might influence the organization both domestically and internationally. XYZ management goals are to increase the organization’s profits through improved working conditions, salaries, and benefits (Business Financial Systems, 2009, p.409). As the company grows domestically and internationally, hiring additional employees may be a necessity. Whether you hire your own employees or independent contractors, you will need to have a solid understanding of federal and state labor laws covering everything from benefits and wages to discrimination and harassment.
Analyzing and serving the consumer International marketing is an important factor in serving organizations to develop into becoming globally competitive. Companies who operate within domestic markets purely are having difficulties competing with a global organization. Therefore, what does it take to move an organization globally? According to Cateora, Gilly, and Graham (2013), “international marketing is the performance of business activities designed to plan, price, promote, and direct flow of the companies goods and services to consumers of users in more than one nation for profit” (p. 10). International marketing strategies and its effectiveness assists in the expansion of an organization.
Dilemmas CadMex Encountered with Gentura Executive officers of companies who desire to form partnerships with international companies (especially in undeveloped countries) should educate themselves. These executives should educate themselves about international laws, the country’s labor law, ethical culture, and political views. While educating themselves about these factors, any executive will have an enhanced understanding how to resolve any issue that may arise. Although, there are no guarantees that either party will benefit 100%, the participant may resolve the issue or issues amicably in an intelligent and professional manner. Education will also assist the executives to formulate a contingency plan.
Case Summary The American Outsourcing Case is a compilation of factual information for the purpose of provoking debates. The authors present both the pros and cons of outsourcing, and avoid inserting their personal bias. The case clearly defines outsourcing and then focuses on outlining its existence in China, Mexico, and India. The evolution and U.S. involvement in the Maquiladoras of Mexico is described first. The implementation of NAFTA and the creation of Maquiladoras were major catalysts in the growth of free trade between the U.S. and Mexico.
Globilization and the World Economy Globalisation in general means the effort of a company moving into other territories (outside the national boarders of a country) to sell its goods and services to increase profits as a result of expansion. Globalisation incorporates both opportunities and risks which change the way businesses are managed worldwide. It brings about a well-diversified portfolio for such a company. This is because the company is guarding itself from huge losses in case of economic uncertainty. Significant gain in one company can cover for the losses made in another company.
Civility demands that a person must be self-disciplined for the sake of others. “By putting ethics into practice in our day-to-day encounters, civility is that moral glue without which our society would come apart” (Brannigan, 2008, para. 13). It is more important than ever for companies to act responsibly, as customers are buying products and services from the companies that they trust. Ethical values can be incorporated into an organization’s culture.
Mexico's official language is Spanish, although another language that is fairly widely spoken is Native American. Mexico's ethnic groups can be broken down into three major groups: Mestizo, Native American, and European. Mestizo's are people of mixed European and Native American ancestry. Mestizo's make up about sixty percent of Mexico's population, while Native American's makes up about thirty percent, and European's make up about nine percent. There are many religions being practiced in Mexico, but the biggest by far is Roman Catholicism, which is practiced by about ninety percent of Mexico's population.