Culture and environment affects on institutions and their management
Green, S. (2011). The would-be pioneer. Harvard Business Review. 89(4), 124-126. This article can be found in EBSCO.
After reading the above fictional case of an American expatriate manager working in a South Korean firm and the background readings for this module, analyze the situation in a 3 page analysis that addresses the following:
How does culture and environment affect institutions and their management?
Keys to the Assignment
The key aspects of this assignment that should be covered in your paper include:
a? Define the problem: What went wrong during Ms. Myers tenure from your point of view?
a? Analyze the cause: Explain the problem Ms. Myers is encountering using Hofstedes five dimensions of culture to compare Korean and American assumptions about interpersonal relationships and management.
a? Propose a solution: Make a recommendation of three specific changes Ms. Myers could have made to her management style to accommodate the Korean environment.