Programa Especializado - Global Challenges in Business

Comienza el Aug 20

Programa Especializado - Global Challenges in Business

Business Challenges of the 21st Century . Equip yourself with frameworks to pursue business opportunities in the current global environment.

Sobre este Programa Especializado

Learning Outcomes for the Specialization: Upon completion of this specialization, you will be able to: Understand how businesses function in the global marketplace. Make ethical decisions to run a responsible business in the global marketplace. Understand the role of business in addressing global challenges such as poverty and the environment. Understand how business can pursue opportunities and confront challenges in the complex global marketplace.

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Cursos
Beginner Specialization.
No prior experience required.
  1. CURSO 1

    Sustainable Innovation for Subsistence Marketplaces

    Próxima sesión: Aug 20
    Subtítulos
    English

    Acerca del Curso

    This course focuses on understanding subsistence marketplaces and designing business solutions for the billions of people living in poverty in the global marketplace. To develop understanding of subsistence marketplaces, we use exercises to e
  2. CURSO 2

    Sustainable Business Enterprises

    Próxima sesión: Aug 27
    Subtítulos
    English

    Acerca del Curso

    This course will explore current challenges and opportunities facing firms in the area of environmental sustainability. It will begin with an introduction to sustainability, with a particular focus on how environmental sustainability is relevant to busi
  3. CURSO 3

    Global Strategy I: How The Global Economy Works

    Sesión actual: Aug 8
    Subtítulos
    English

    Acerca del Curso

    Starting in the late 1990s, “globalization” became a buzzword to describe the apparent integration of markets in the world economy. Many authors and pundits claimed that the world was converging towards a market-friendly democratic place, while guru
  4. CURSO 4

    Global Strategy II: Doing Business in The Global Economy

    Próxima sesión: Aug 27
    Subtítulos
    English

    Acerca del Curso

    This course explores the ways firms overcome challenges when operating globally. The global economy is characterized for its high complexity and uncertainty. Corporations trying to succeed in the global economy need to develop different types of strat
  5. CURSO 5

    Global Impact: Cultural Psychology

    Próxima sesión: Aug 20
    Dedicación
    4 weeks of study, 4-6 hours/week
    Subtítulos
    English

    Acerca del Curso

    Globalization has brought dramatic changes to the marketplace. A proliferation of global brands brings diverse cultures to a consumer population that is also growing culturally diverse. This course enables students to understand how globalization changes cons
  6. CURSO 6

    Global Impact: Business Ethics

    Próxima sesión: Aug 20
    Dedicación
    4 weeks of study, 4-6 hours/week
    Subtítulos
    English

    Acerca del Curso

    Global business ethics is the study and analysis of how ethics and global business are connected. How we should treat each other and our organizations in global and local contexts is the topic of this course. Business ethics and corporate responsibilit
  7. CURSO 7

    Global Challenges in Business Capstone

    Próxima sesión: Aug 20
    Dedicación
    6 weeks of study, 5-7 hours/week
    Subtítulos
    English

    Acerca del Curso

    The capstone for the Global Challenges in Business specialization will provide a learning experience that integrates across all the courses within that specialization. It will involve analysis of a situation concerning an actual business with a vi

Creadores

  • University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

    Founded in 1867, the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign pioneers innovative research that tackles global problems and expands the human experience.

    The University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign is a world leader in research, teaching and public engagement, distinguished by the breadth of its programs, broad academic excellence, and internationally renowned faculty and alumni. Illinois serves the world by creating knowledge, preparing students for lives of impact, and finding solutions to critical societal needs.

  • Andrew Allen

    Andrew Allen

    Director of Action Learning
  • Marcelo Bucheli

    Marcelo Bucheli

    Associate Professor
  • Patricia Werhane

    Patricia Werhane

    Visiting Professor
  • Carlos J. Torelli

    Carlos J. Torelli

    Professor
  • Madhu Viswanathan

    Madhu Viswanathan

    Diane and Steven N. Miller Professor in Business

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