Anytime businesses decide to operate or expand internationally, they face certain and specific risks. Management (International Business) graduates typically pursue careers in multinational enterprises, international organisations, governmental bodies or consultancies. The programme may also provide a stepping stone to PhD study and a career as an academic researcher in international business.
The DOC’s commercial service provides a surprisingly actionable array of quality services including in-country market research, trade events and missions, trade leads, and introductions to prospective business partners. A successful business in one country does not guarantee success in another where differences of culture, language, political persuasion and religion can hinder a successful release.
Their knowledge and findings feed into the programmes to ensure they are both cutting-edge and globally relevant. Companies entering markets in developing countries learn quickly that they need to work with local distributorsâ€”but those partnerships nearly always blow up in the end.
Crucially, you will …