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Global Leadership & Management Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. Which of the following is a key attribute of global mindsets in business?

Question 2 2. Technology present in a market is called the _____ environment.

Question 3 3. Alice and Leon are colleagues. Alice was brought up in a culture that taught her to respond to questions with 'Yes, ma'am' or 'Yes, sir.' She gets offended when Leon does not respond in this manner. This is an example of different styles of:

Question 4 4. A manager from country A has arrived to work for a firm based in country B. He is used to a laid-back atmosphere in his country, where it's usual for people to be late by more than 30 minutes. The workers in country B are used to everything running on time. On his second day at the firm, the manager did not start a meeting scheduled for 10:30 until 11:15. How will the employees likely react if he persists with such an approach?

Question 5 5. How does controlling in an international environment differ from controlling in a national environment?

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Question 6 6. Why must an international manager pay close attention to the legal environment of a foreign country?

Question 7 7. Which of the following is NOT a managerial function?

Question 8 8. Why is the political environment an important aspect of the international manager's global mindset?

Question 9 9. A successful global manager _____

Question 10 10. How do TQM and Six Sigma Philosophy differ?

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Question 11 11. Your company is in the planning phase of starting a large project. It is trying to determine how a recent change in government fiscal policy might potentially impact the success of the project, how many employees would be needed, and how much it would cost to finish it. The hiring process for the people that are going to conduct the project has started. Which of these scenarios is NOT part of the planning phase?

Question 12 12. Which description BEST describes someone with an intellectual attribute?

Question 13 13. How does being diverse help a company?

Question 14 14. Individuals with a global perspective can benefit because _____.

Question 15 15. What is the goal of diversity in organizations?

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Question 16 16. The Six Sigma Philosophy is a business strategy that _____.

Question 17 17. Which of the following is an example of having a global perspective?

Question 18 18. How does working in a foreign environment impact a manager's position?

Question 19 19. What is the definition of global mindset?

Question 20 20. What is commonly one of the largest costs when it comes to manufacturing?

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Question 21 21. Jill is being placed in charge of the XYZ Corp. sales offices in the Bahamas. In order to succeed, Jill will need to develop _____

Question 22 22. Why are companies adopting quality improvement philosophies such as TQM and Six Sigma?

Question 23 23. Why might a material that is cheaper in another country not be the best choice to use for your American product?

Question 24 24. Why must an international manager consider the sociocultural issues present in each foreign country?

Question 25 25. The four basic skills a manager needs to have include the ability to _____

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Question 26 26. Which description BEST describes someone with a social attribute?

Question 27 27. Crockett Sprockets is thinking about changing the types of metal alloys used in their sprockets. The company has recently started using the TQM philosophy for quality management in production. What are some questions that management will consider about the use of the new alloy before the change is implemented?

Question 28 28. Don is in charge of setting up a vehicle assembly plant in Bulgaria. He will need to work with local labor unions, suppliers in China, and finance people in New York. To succeed, Don needs to develop _____

Question 29 29. Why is the economic environment an important aspect of the international manager's global mindset?

Question 30 30. What is the focus of Total Quality Management?

Global Leadership & Management Chapter Exam Instructions

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