Question 1: Discuss how multinational firms can gain sustained competitive advantage in the global market place using capability based strategies.
Question 2: How has New Corporation pursued globalization? What has been the underlying rationale and logic of its strategies? What are the current weaknesses of its position?
Question 3: The study guide states: “Progress towards sustainability depends upon the learning capabilities of firms and their ability to acquire new knowledge, discard old routines, develop new ones, integrate environmental and social issues at the highest level of strategy, as well as design organizational structures that contribute to effective organizational learning.” What are the major factors that prevent organizations from being learning organizations?
Question 4: Consider you own organization (or one of your choice): What key organizational learning issues do you think the organization needs to address in order for it to progress on a path of change towards becoming a sustaining organization?