Support Systems & IT Global Management Offshoring Labor Discussion
Each student is expected to compose a succinct critical review related to assigned readings and current events. After the reviews are posted, students will provide feedback/comments on each other’s work. For maximum credit, students have to demonstrate critical analysis, writing skills and presence in the classroom.
Deliverables: (1) Choose ONE of the topics below and compose a response, minimum 100 – maximum 350 words
(2) View the following youTube video on Global Innovation (India). Nirmalya Kumah discusses the implications of outsourcing of Innovation by US companies to India (time mark 11:05). From the standpoint of these implications, do you agree or disagree with the US administration’s position on “making America great again” by moving manufacturing jobs and repatriating overseas funds back to the US? Justify your response on “making America great again” around these factors- Innovation, Growth, Cost Leadership, Alliance, Differentiation (Week 1 Lecture Notes, Porter’s Competitive Strategies).
View the video: https://youtu.be/JOywloqHW48
Sia S.K., Soh C., and Weill P. Communications of the ACM, March 2010, Vol 53 No. 3 (p. 59 – 64).
Notes are attached with readings that can help!!