Iscussion 1 Week 10 Nikes Sustainable Strategy
Please respond to the following:
E-activity Watch the video titled i??Nikes Sustainable Strategyi?? (8 min 13 s). Be prepared to discuss.
Video Source: williammarre (2010, November 14). Nikes Sustainable Strategy [Video file]. Retrieved from watch?vJHkP7bcH2BA.
1. From the e-Activity, evaluate the success of Nikei??s global network structure in terms of centralization of authority and horizontal differentiation. Next, analyze the fundamental manner in which the companyi??s outsourcing strategy facilitates both resource sharing and the leveraging of its competencies around the world. Provide a rationale to support your response.
2. From the e-Activity, evaluate the appropriateness of the type or types of basic strategies that Nike implements in order to expand globally. Next, analyze the most important manner in which Nikei??s organizational structure, control systems, and culture influence its international strategy. Provide a rationale to support your response.