Business Book Summaries: Global Business http://www.bizsum.com/ Thu, 14 Sep 2017 09:00:29 -0400 Thu, 21 Sep 2017 10:02:58 -0400 The Power to Compete http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/power-compete <div>Author: Mikitani, Ryoichi | Mikitani, Hiroshi</div> <div>Publisher: John Wiley & Sons, Inc.</div> <div>Published Date: 2014</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/global-business">Global Business</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p>Japan must make bold moves to reverse its economic stagnation, economist Ryoichi Mikitani and Internet entrepreneur Hiroshi Mikitani write in<strong> The Power to Compete</strong>. They do not believe that Abenomics,...</p></div> Business Book Summaries: Global Business Global Supply Chain Ecosystems http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/global-supply-chain-ecosystems <div>Author: Millar, Mark</div> <div>Publisher: Kogan Page Limited</div> <div>Published Date: 2015</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/global-business">Global Business</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p>In today’s global business environment, supply chains are essential for effective and efficient trade. Current supply chains can no longer be viewed as simple chains; instead, they are complicated networks that rely on...</p></div> Business Book Summaries: Global Business Emerging Markets http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/emerging-markets-0 <div>Author: Grosse, Robert</div> <div>Publisher: Kogan Page Limited</div> <div>Published Date: 2016</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/global-business">Global Business</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p>Emerging-market economies such as China, Mexico, South Africa, and Indonesia are challenging the United States, Western Europe, and Japan for dominance of international markets. Operating in these emerging markets...</p></div> Business Book Summaries: Global Business Flat World Navigation http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/flat-world-navigation <div>Author: McDonald, Kim Chandler</div> <div>Publisher: Kogan Page Limited</div> <div>Published Date: 2015</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/global-business">Global Business</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p>In <strong>Flat World Navigation</strong>, Kim Chandler McDonald offers strategies for businesses of all sizes to flourish in what can be a confusing new global environment. This new “flat world” presents many...</p></div> Business Book Summaries: Global Business Bridging Organization Design and Performance http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/bridging-organization-design-and-performance <div>Author: Kesler, Gregory | Kates, Amy</div> <div>Publisher: John Wiley & Sons, Inc.</div> <div>Published Date: 2016</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/global-business">Global Business</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p>In <strong>Bridging Organization Design and Performance</strong>, Gregory Kesler and Amy Kates discuss how global businesses can design global operating models that translate into effective business performance. They...</p></div> Business Book Summaries: Global Business The Immigrant Exodus http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/immigrant-exodus <div>Author: Wadhwa, Vivek</div> <div>Publisher: Wharton Digital Press</div> <div>Published Date: 2012</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/global-business">Global Business</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p>America currently faces a crisis of skilled workers in the fields of science, technology, and engineering. While the trillion-dollar economy of Silicon Valley represents the potential financial power of immigrant-...</p></div> Business Book Summaries: Global Business Access to Asia http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/access-asia <div>Author: Schweitzer, JD, Sharon | Alexander, PhD, Liz</div> <div>Publisher: John Wiley & Sons, Inc.</div> <div>Published Date: 2015</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/global-business">Global Business</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p>In<strong> Access to Asia</strong>, Sharon Schweitzer and Liz Alexander argue that in order to succeed in the landscape of international business, professionals must develop an awareness of different cultures around...</p></div> Business Book Summaries: Global Business Dealing with China http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/dealing-china <div>Author: Paulson, Jr., Henry M.</div> <div>Publisher: Hachette Book Group</div> <div>Published Date: 2015</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/global-business">Global Business</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p>Henry M. Paulson Jr. has spent much of his career working with leaders in China to reform China’s unique economic system. As CEO of Goldman Sachs, he helped corporatize elements of the state-run economy. As U.S....</p></div> Business Book Summaries: Global Business Seoul Man http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/seoul-man <div>Author: Ahrens, Frank</div> <div>Publisher: HarperCollins Publishers</div> <div>Published Date: 2016</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/global-business">Global Business</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p>In <strong>Seoul Man</strong>, Frank Ahrens shares his experience of leaving his job as a journalist for the Washington Post for a new, exciting career in South Korea. The Foreign Service assigned his wife, Rebekah, to...</p></div> Business Book Summaries: Global Business Global Brand Power http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/global-brand-power <div>Author: Kahn, Barbara E.</div> <div>Publisher: Wharton Digital Press</div> <div>Published Date: 2013</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/global-business">Global Business</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p>In <strong>Global Brand Power</strong>, Barbara E. Kahn shows how strong brands have achieved global recognition, assessed brand value, and utilized brand communications and repositioning strategies to achieve success...</p></div> Business Book Summaries: Global Business The Fate of Africa http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/fate-africa <div>Author: Meredith, Martin</div> <div>Publisher: PublicAffairs</div> <div>Published Date: 2011</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/global-business">Global Business</a>, <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/major-works">Major Works</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p class="body-paragraph">In&nbsp;<strong>The Fate of Africa</strong>, historian and journalist Martin Meredith provides an in-depth examination of post-colonial Africa. Empowered by years of extensive research, Meredith...</p></div> Business Book Summaries: Global Business Success in Africa http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/success-africa <div>Author: Berman, Jonathan</div> <div>Publisher: Bibliomotion, Inc.</div> <div>Published Date: 2013</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/business-strategy">Business Strategy</a>, <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/global-business">Global Business</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p>Jonathan Berman believes that Africa is a continent “at the dawn of its emergence.” Large in both geographical size and overall ambition, Africa is primed to make itself a new force in the global economy and...</p></div> Business Book Summaries: Global Business The End of Copycat China http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/end-copycat-china <div>Author: Rein, Shaun</div> <div>Publisher: John Wiley & Sons, Inc.</div> <div>Published Date: 2014</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/global-business">Global Business</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p>Changing economic conditions in China mean that China’s days of being a copycat nation are ending. Innovation and the rise of the Chinese consumer are forces that are driving the Chinese economy to the forefront of the...</p></div> Business Book Summaries: Global Business China’s Super Consumers http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/china%E2%80%99s-super-consumers <div>Author: Chan, Savio | Zakkour, Michael</div> <div>Publisher: John Wiley & Sons, Inc.</div> <div>Published Date: 2014</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/customer-focus">Customer Focus</a>, <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/entrepreneurship">Entrepreneurship</a>, <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/global-business">Global Business</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p>With the rapid rise of China’s economy has come a new class of “super consumers” who are ready to assert themselves the way American consumers have over the last century. Already there are more than 500 million online...</p></div> Business Book Summaries: Global Business Supply Chain Risk http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/supply-chain-risk <div>Author: Manners-Bell, John</div> <div>Publisher: Kogan Page Limited</div> <div>Published Date: 2014</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/business-strategy">Business Strategy</a>, <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/global-business">Global Business</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p>The increase in the number and frequency of natural and man-made catastrophes has forced multi-national corporations to focus on the security of their supply chains by evaluating risks. Reducing internal risks by...</p></div> Business Book Summaries: Global Business The New Supply Chain Agenda http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/new-supply-chain-agenda <div>Author: Slone, Reuben E. | Dittmann, Paul | Mentzer, John T.</div> <div>Publisher: Harvard Business School Publishing Corporation</div> <div>Published Date: 2010</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/global-business">Global Business</a>, <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/productivity">Productivity</a>, <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/technology">Technology</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p>Improving and maintaining shareholder value keeps companies healthy. The supply chain drives economic profit, which in turn drives shareholder value. In Harvard Business School Publishing title <strong>The New Supply...</strong></p></div> Business Book Summaries: Global Business Being Global http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/being-global <div>Author: Cabrera, Ángel | Unruh, Gregory</div> <div>Publisher: Harvard Business School Publishing Corporation</div> <div>Published Date: 2012</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/global-business">Global Business</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p>In <strong>Being Global</strong>, Ángel Cabrera and Gregory Unruh describe the complexities of being a global business leader today and the competencies needed to succeed. Global leaders share three common...</p></div> Business Book Summaries: Global Business Can China Lead? http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/can-china-lead <div>Author: Abrami, Regina M. | Kirby, William C. | McFarlan, F. Warren</div> <div>Publisher: Harvard Business School Publishing Corporation</div> <div>Published Date: 2014</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/global-business">Global Business</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p>China’s current successes in infrastructure development, financial growth international status, and global trade would indicate the country has a very bright future. However, the very entity that has propelled China to...</p></div> Business Book Summaries: Global Business Brand Breakout http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/brand-breakout <div>Author: Kumar, Nirmalya | Steenkamp, Jan-Benedict E.M.</div> <div>Publisher: Palgrave Macmillan</div> <div>Published Date: 2013</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/global-business">Global Business</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p>Over the coming decades, emerging economies such as China, India, and Brazil will be the center of much of the world’s economic growth. These countries are home to a multitude of businesses, many of which are currently...</p></div> Business Book Summaries: Global Business Global Dexterity http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/global-dexterity <div>Author: Molinsky, Andy</div> <div>Publisher: Harvard Business School Publishing Corporation</div> <div>Published Date: 2013</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/global-business">Global Business</a>, <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/leadership">Leadership</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p>Today’s global business environment requires business leaders with sophisticated cross-cultural awareness and quality interpersonal communication. In <strong>Global Dexterity</strong>, professor Andy Molinsky offers a...</p></div> Business Book Summaries: Global Business Conquering the Chaos http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/conquering-chaos <div>Author: Venkatesan, Ravi</div> <div>Publisher: Harvard Business School Publishing Corporation</div> <div>Published Date: 2013</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/business-strategy">Business Strategy</a>, <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/global-business">Global Business</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p>In <strong>Conquering the Chaos</strong>, Ravi Venkatesan draws on his experiences as the former chairman of Microsoft India and Cummins India to provide a blueprint for success in India. The book particularly focuses...</p></div> Business Book Summaries: Global Business The $10 Trillion Prize http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/10-trillion-prize <div>Author: Silverstein, Michael J. | Singhi, Abheek | Michael, David | Targett, Simon</div> <div>Publisher: Harvard Business School Publishing Corporation</div> <div>Published Date: 2012</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/economics-finance">Economics & Finance</a>, <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/global-business">Global Business</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p>The rise of China and India is transforming the global economy. By 2020, annual consumer spending in these countries is expected to reach $10 trillion—the world’s biggest market prize for companies nimble and...</p></div> Business Book Summaries: Global Business Managing Global Innovation http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/managing-global-innovation <div>Author: Doz, Yves L. | Wilson, Keeley</div> <div>Publisher: Harvard Business School Publishing Corporation</div> <div>Published Date: 2012</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/global-business">Global Business</a>, <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/innovation">Innovation</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p>In recent years, innovation has undergone a radical and systemic change. The forces of globalization, new consumer markets, and advancing technologies have swept the knowledge critical to new product innovation far...</p></div> Business Book Summaries: Global Business Embrace the Chaos http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/embrace-chaos <div>Author: Miglani, Bob</div> <div>Publisher: Berrett-Koehler Publishers, Inc.</div> <div>Published Date: 2013</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/global-business">Global Business</a>, <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/personal-growth">Personal Growth</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p>Too many people today spend their lives in a never-ending attempt to control the uncontrollable. Besides being highly stressful and exhausting, this severely undercuts one’s ability to remain flexible, to respond...</p></div> Business Book Summaries: Global Business SuperCycles http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/supercycles <div>Author: Motianey, Arun</div> <div>Publisher: The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.</div> <div>Published Date: 2010</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/economics-finance">Economics & Finance</a>, <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/global-business">Global Business</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p>Arun Motianey believes that the last 125 years constitute the “age of the SuperCycle,” a period of rolling booms and busts in the global production pipeline. Hopes of price stability spur price movements that begin in...</p></div> Business Book Summaries: Global Business Beating the Global Odds http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/beating-global-odds <div>Author: Laudicina, Paul</div> <div>Publisher: John Wiley & Sons, Inc.</div> <div>Published Date: 2012</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/global-business">Global Business</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p>The speed of change that accompanies today’s technological advancements leaves many businesses in a state of frozen shock. Fearful of making the wrong decision, and relying too much on easy answers, these businesses...</p></div> Business Book Summaries: Global Business Risk Rules http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/risk-rules <div>Author: Zonis, Marvin | Lefkovitz, Dan | Wilkin, Sam | Yackley, Joseph</div> <div>Publisher: B2 Books</div> <div>Published Date: 2011</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/global-business">Global Business</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p>One of the most dangerous misconceptions to come out of globalization is the idea that the entire world can be treated as a single nation. This line of thinking causes most companies, investors, and foreign...</p></div> Business Book Summaries: Global Business Say Anything to Anyone, Anywhere http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/say-anything-anyone-anywhere <div>Author: Cotton, Gayle</div> <div>Publisher: John Wiley & Sons, Inc.</div> <div>Published Date: 2013</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/communication">Communication</a>, <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/diversity">Diversity</a>, <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/global-business">Global Business</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p>In <strong>Say Anything to Anyone, Anywhere</strong>, Gayle Cotton provides a valuable guide to cross-cultural communication. In today’s global marketplace, the ability to properly communicate and do business with...</p></div> Business Book Summaries: Global Business Leading Culture Change in Global Organizations http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/leading-culture-change-global-organizations <div>Author: Denison, Daniel | Hooijberg, Robert | Lane, Nancy | Lief, Colleen</div> <div>Publisher: John Wiley & Sons, Inc.</div> <div>Published Date: 2012</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/business-strategy">Business Strategy</a>, <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/communication">Communication</a>, <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/global-business">Global Business</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p><strong>Leading Culture Change in Global Organizations</strong>, written by management consultant Daniel Denison and his colleagues, focuses on how organizational leaders can use culture as a major lever in creating...</p></div> Business Book Summaries: Global Business China Fast Forward http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/china-fast-forward <div>Author: Dodson, Bill</div> <div>Publisher: John Wiley & Sons Singapore Pte. Ltd.</div> <div>Published Date: 2012</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/global-business">Global Business</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p>Among the topics discussed in China Fast Forward are China’s emerging consumer and Internet culture, its reputation for counterfeiting, its attempts at innovation and rapid modernization, and its looming energy crisis...</p></div> Business Book Summaries: Global Business The End of Cheap China http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/end-cheap-china <div>Author: Rein, Shaun</div> <div>Publisher: John Wiley & Sons, Inc.</div> <div>Published Date: 2012</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/economics-finance">Economics & Finance</a>, <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/global-business">Global Business</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p>China has been the major source of cheap manufacturing labor for companies in first-world countries, but cheap Chinese labor is disappearing. Rising labor and real estate costs are causing production to shift elsewhere...</p></div> Business Book Summaries: Global Business China’s Superbank http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/china%E2%80%99s-superbank <div>Author: Sanderson, Henry | Forsythe, Michael</div> <div>Publisher: John Wiley & Sons Singapore Pte. Ltd.</div> <div>Published Date: 2013</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/economics-finance">Economics & Finance</a>, <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/global-business">Global Business</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p>In <strong>China’s Superbank</strong>, Henry Sanderson and Michael Forsythe explain that in order to understand China and its influence on the world, one need only examine China Development Bank (CDB). CDB has become...</p></div> Business Book Summaries: Global Business EQ and Leadership in Asia http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/eq-and-leadership-asia <div>Author: Henry, Sebastien</div> <div>Publisher: Jossey-Bass</div> <div>Published Date: 2011</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/communication">Communication</a>, <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/global-business">Global Business</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p>Emotions play a strong role in everyday life, especially in the workplace. However, emotions in the work-place are often avoided, ignored, or mishandled to the detriment of both individual and organizational success....</p></div> Business Book Summaries: Global Business Speaking of India http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/speaking-india <div>Author: Storti, Craig</div> <div>Publisher: Intercultural Press</div> <div>Published Date: 2013</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/global-business">Global Business</a>, <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/leadership">Leadership</a>, <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/management">Management</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p>As Craig Storti explains in <strong>Speaking of India</strong>, India will continue to play a greater role in the global business market. Businesses will continue to outsource more than information technology (IT) or...</p></div> Business Book Summaries: Global Business Rice Wine with the Minister http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/rice-wine-minister <div>Author: Kakabadse, Andrew | Kakabadse, Nada</div> <div>Publisher: Palgrave MacMillan</div> <div>Published Date: 2010</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/global-business">Global Business</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p>In <strong>Rice Wine with the Minister</strong>, Andrew and Nada Kakabadse organize their wealth of personal experience in the global marketplace into a logical structure of steps that the global executive can take to...</p></div> Business Book Summaries: Global Business Escape Velocity http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/escape-velocity <div>Author: Moore, Geoffrey A.</div> <div>Publisher: Harper Business</div> <div>Published Date: 2013</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/change-management">Change Management</a>, <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/global-business">Global Business</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p>In today’s business world, globalization is a reality that cannot be ignored. Yet, it is difficult for companies to react to the rapid changes that globalization has presented. Operating plans that organizations have...</p></div> Business Book Summaries: Global Business Making Extraordinary Things Happen in Asia http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/making-extraordinary-things-happen-asia <div>Author: Kouzes, James M. | Posner, Barry Z. | Dekrey, Steven J.</div> <div>Publisher: Jossey-Bass</div> <div>Published Date: 2013</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/global-business">Global Business</a>, <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/leadership">Leadership</a>, <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/management">Management</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p></p><P><STRONG>Making Extraordinary Things Happen in Asia</strong> showcases how The Five Practices of Exemplary Leadership® formulated from research conducted by James M. Kouzes and Barry Z. Posner are being applied...</p></div> Business Book Summaries: Global Business China’s Management Revolution http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/china%E2%80%99s-management-revolution <div>Author: Bouée, Charles-Edouard</div> <div>Publisher: Palgrave Macmillan</div> <div>Published Date: 2011</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/global-business">Global Business</a>, <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/management">Management</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p>A new management style is emerging in China. Rather than being created in a deliberate manner, it is evolving as Chinese entrepreneurs discover better ways to manage their companies. In <strong>China’s Management...</strong></p></div> Business Book Summaries: Global Business Endless Appetites http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/endless-appetites <div>Author: Bjerga, Alan</div> <div>Publisher: Bloomberg Press</div> <div>Published Date: 2011</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/economics-finance">Economics & Finance</a>, <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/global-business">Global Business</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p>Since 2007 food prices have risen rapidly worldwide, creating hunger and unrest. In <strong>Endless Appetites</strong>, Alan Bjerga contends that deregulated commodities trading is the cause for the hunger and unrest....</p></div> Business Book Summaries: Global Business The Great Brain Race http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/great-brain-race <div>Author: Wildavsky, Ben</div> <div>Publisher: Princeton University Press</div> <div>Published Date: 2010</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/global-business">Global Business</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p>International competition for the brightest minds has made higher education a global commodity. In <strong>The Great Brain Race</strong>, Ben Wildavsky makes the case that this latest educational globalization should...</p></div> Business Book Summaries: Global Business In the Shadow of the Dragon http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/shadow-dragon <div>Author: Nie, Winter | Dowell, William | Lu, Abraham</div> <div>Publisher: AMACOM</div> <div>Published Date: 2012</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/global-business">Global Business</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p>China is becoming an increasingly important player in the global business world. Its population offers a ready workforce, as well as an enormous number of consumers. For multinational companies, understanding how China...</p></div> Business Book Summaries: Global Business Red Capitalism http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/red-capitalism <div>Author: Walter, Carl E. | Howie, Fraser J. T.</div> <div>Publisher: John Wiley & Sons Singapore Pte. Ltd.</div> <div>Published Date: 2012</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/economics-finance">Economics & Finance</a>, <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/global-business">Global Business</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p>The popular world view is that China is an unstoppable freight train of economic growth. However, in <strong>Red Capitalism</strong>, Carl E. Walter and Fraser J. T. Howie say that decades of development in China have...</p></div> Business Book Summaries: Global Business Winning with Transglobal Leadership http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/winning-transglobal-leadership <div>Author: Sharkey, Linda D. | Razi, Nazneen | Cooke, Robert A. | Barge, Peter</div> <div>Publisher: The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.</div> <div>Published Date: 2012</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/global-business">Global Business</a>, <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/human-resources">Human Resources</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p>In the early days of overseas expansion, companies could afford to overlook poor leadership abroad. International competition was in its infancy, performance metrics were unsophisticated, and communication was...</p></div> Business Book Summaries: Global Business What the U.S. Can Learn from China http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/what-us-can-learn-china <div>Author: Lee, Ann</div> <div>Publisher: Berrett-Koehler Publishers</div> <div>Published Date: 2012</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/business-strategy">Business Strategy</a>, <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/global-business">Global Business</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p>In <strong>What the U.S. Can Learn from China</strong>, Ann Lee discusses ways in which the United States can improve its economy, governance, and confidence by looking to China. The U.S. economy is the worst since the...</p></div> Business Book Summaries: Global Business Earth Wars http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/earth-wars <div>Author: Hiscock, Geoff</div> <div>Publisher: John Wiley & Sons Singapore Pte. Ltd.</div> <div>Published Date: 2012</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/global-business">Global Business</a>, <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/social-responsibility">Social Responsibility</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p>The world has only so much food, water, energy, and precious metals to meet the needs of its growing population. In <strong>Earth Wars</strong>, Geoff Hiscock outlines the struggle for resources as the world’s...</p></div> Business Book Summaries: Global Business Paper Promises http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/paper-promises <div>Author: Coggan, Philip</div> <div>Publisher: Public Affairs Books</div> <div>Published Date: 2012</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/economics-finance">Economics & Finance</a>, <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/global-business">Global Business</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p>Over the last forty years, governments and consumers around the world have accumulated massive amounts of debt. This development reveals how attitudes toward money have changed over time. In <strong>Paper Promises...</strong></p></div> Business Book Summaries: Global Business China Versus the West http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/china-versus-west <div>Author: Tselichtchev, Ivan</div> <div>Publisher: John Wiley & Sons Singapore Pte. Ltd.</div> <div>Published Date: 2012</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/economics-finance">Economics & Finance</a>, <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/global-business">Global Business</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p>In <strong>China Versus the West</strong>, Ivan Tselichtchev describes the Western economic crisis that occurred parallel to unyielding Chinese growth and how this created a global power shift. He explains the genesis...</p></div> Business Book Summaries: Global Business The Services Shift http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/services-shift <div>Author: Kennedy, Robert E. | Sharma, Ajay</div> <div>Publisher: FT Press</div> <div>Published Date: 2009</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/business-strategy">Business Strategy</a>, <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/global-business">Global Business</a>, <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/productivity">Productivity</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p>While twenty-first century managers are well-versed in the phenomenon of globalized manufacturing (the physical production of goods outside of a company’s country of operation), the details and implications of a more...</p></div> Business Book Summaries: Global Business Globalization http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/globalization <div>Author: Greenwald, Bruce C. | Kahn, Judd</div> <div>Publisher: John Wiley & Sons, Inc.</div> <div>Published Date: 2009</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/global-business">Global Business</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p>Globalization has been occurring for 200 years, and has been feared for nearly that long. In fact, the balance between local and global has remained nearly unchanged. Globalization discusses the fears, realized and not...</p></div> Business Book Summaries: Global Business Contagion http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/contagion <div>Author: Talbott, John R.</div> <div>Publisher: John Wiley & Sons, Inc.</div> <div>Published Date: 2009</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/economics-finance">Economics & Finance</a>, <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/global-business">Global Business</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p>There are some economists who view the current financial crisis as a “once in a hundred years” event in the business cycle that is a severe but necessary readjustment that must be endured. However, the current crisis...</p></div> Business Book Summaries: Global Business The New Asian Hemisphere http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/new-asian-hemisphere <div>Author: Mahbubani, Kishore</div> <div>Publisher: Perseus Books Group</div> <div>Published Date: 2008</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/economics-finance">Economics & Finance</a>, <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/global-business">Global Business</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p>Over the past twenty years, the world has experienced some of the greatest changes in human history. The biggest result of any great advancement in the technological and scientific realms is that the 88 percent of the...</p></div> Business Book Summaries: Global Business Supply Chain Management Best Practices http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/supply-chain-management-best-practices <div>Author: Blanchard, David</div> <div>Publisher: John Wiley & Sons, Inc.</div> <div>Published Date: 2010</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/business-strategy">Business Strategy</a>, <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/global-business">Global Business</a>, <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/productivity">Productivity</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p>A supply chain includes all components of a business responsible for gathering the materials and services required to make a product, as well as the manufacture and shipment of the product to stores and, ultimately,...</p></div> Business Book Summaries: Global Business Chinamerica http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/chinamerica <div>Author: Jones, Handel</div> <div>Publisher: McGraw-Hill</div> <div>Published Date: 2010</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/economics-finance">Economics & Finance</a>, <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/global-business">Global Business</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p>Within the past 10 years, China has evolved from a third world country into one of the most economically powerful countries in the world, second only to the United States. With China’s government-backed development of...</p></div> Business Book Summaries: Global Business Doing Business in China http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/doing-business-china <div>Author: Plafker, Ted</div> <div>Publisher: Business Plus</div> <div>Published Date: 2007</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/entrepreneurship">Entrepreneurship</a>, <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/global-business">Global Business</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p>Over the past few years, China has transformed itself into a powerful, consumer-oriented culture, and many Western companies have flocked to China to take advantage of this new marketplace. However, entrepreneurs from...</p></div> Business Book Summaries: Global Business China's Megatrends http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/chinas-megatrends <div>Author: Naisbitt, John | Naisbitt, Doris</div> <div>Publisher: Harper Business</div> <div>Published Date: 2010</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/global-business">Global Business</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p>No economy has exploded as quickly as that of China. In just 30 years, China has been transformed from a backward, bureaucratic country where innovation was stifled and trade with the West was virtually nonexistent...</p></div> Business Book Summaries: Global Business Hot, Flat, and Crowded http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/hot-flat-and-crowded <div>Author: Friedman, Thomas L.</div> <div>Publisher: Farrar, Straus and Giroux</div> <div>Published Date: 2008</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/global-business">Global Business</a>, <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/major-works">Major Works</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p>Global warming, the rise of the middle class and rapid population growth are making the world hot, flat and crowded. In <strong>Hot, Flat, and Crowded</strong>, author Thomas Friedman explains that these challenges...</p></div> Business Book Summaries: Global Business Superfusion http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/superfusion <div>Author: Karabell, Zachary</div> <div>Publisher: Simon & Schuster, Inc.</div> <div>Published Date: 2009</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/global-business">Global Business</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p>Over the past two decades, the Chinese and American economies have developed a symbiotic relationship with one another. China has become the United States’ largest creditor, while the American and multinational...</p></div> Business Book Summaries: Global Business Accelerating Out of the Great Recession http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/accelerating-out-great-recession <div>Author: Rhodes, David | Stelter, Daniel</div> <div>Publisher: McGraw-Hill</div> <div>Published Date: 2010</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/business-strategy">Business Strategy</a>, <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/economics-finance">Economics & Finance</a>, <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/global-business">Global Business</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p>The “great recession” has completely changed today’s economic climate. Consumers are buying less and saving more, banks are lending very little money, and conservationist policies are emerging from developed nations,...</p></div> Business Book Summaries: Global Business Emerging Markets http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/emerging-markets <div>Author: Pacek, Nenad | Thorniley, Daniel</div> <div>Publisher: Profile Books Ltd.</div> <div>Published Date: 2007</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/business-strategy">Business Strategy</a>, <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/global-business">Global Business</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p>For a long time, many companies viewed under-developed markets as a strategic afterthought and, for the most part, tackled them in an opportunistic way. Though this partly explains why so many companies ended up...</p></div> Business Book Summaries: Global Business Wriston http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/wriston <div>Author: Zweig, Phillilp L.</div> <div>Publisher: Crown Business</div> <div>Published Date: 1996</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/business-biographies">Business Biographies</a>, <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/global-business">Global Business</a>, <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/leadership">Leadership</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p>In terms of intellectual and industry leadership and innovation, Walter Wriston deserves very high marks. While A. P. Giannini (Bank of America) and J. P. Morgan are in a league of their own for having started great...</p></div> Business Book Summaries: Global Business The Financial Behavior of Japanese Corporations http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/financial-behavior-japanese-corporations <div>Author: Ballon, Robert | Tomita, Iwao</div> <div>Publisher: Kodansha International</div> <div>Published Date: 1989</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/global-business">Global Business</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p>The Japanese government has long played a central role in fostering industrial development, seeing it as essential to Japan's prosperity and national strength. Corporate objectives are focused on market share and...</p></div> Business Book Summaries: Global Business The Eagle and the Rising Sun http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/eagle-and-rising-sun <div>Author: Emmerson, John K. | Holland, Harrison M.</div> <div>Publisher: Addison-Wesley</div> <div>Published Date: 1989</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/global-business">Global Business</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p>The authors trace the history of relations between the two countries, beginning with the series of efforts by the United States to open Japan to trade, which finally succeeded in 1854. The two countries moved closer...</p></div> Business Book Summaries: Global Business Is Korea the Next Japan? http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/korea-next-japan <div>Author: Kang, T. W.</div> <div>Publisher: The Free Press</div> <div>Published Date: 1989</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/global-business">Global Business</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p>Korea and Japan have many things in common: the same Oriental heritage, many traditional values, and a lack of useful land and natural resources. These characteristics make them more like each other than either beign...</p></div> Business Book Summaries: Global Business The Silent War http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/silent-war <div>Author: Magazines, Ira C. | Patinkin, Mark</div> <div>Publisher: Random House</div> <div>Published Date: 1989</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/global-business">Global Business</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p>We no longer control our economic destiny. Decisions being made in Japan and Germany have begun to determine what jobs Americans will have next year, and the living standards of our children in the 21st century. There...</p></div> Business Book Summaries: Global Business Japan Without Blinders http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/japan-without-blinders <div>Author: Oppenheim, Phillip</div> <div>Publisher: Kodansha International</div> <div>Published Date: 1992</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/global-business">Global Business</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p>A refutation of complacent Western assumptions about Japan’s economy and trading practices. This antidote to the panic and propaganda of "Japan-bashers" reveals the truth about Western approaches and provides...</p></div> Business Book Summaries: Global Business Global Corporate Alliances and the Competitive Edge http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/global-corporate-alliances-and-competitive-edge <div>Author: Starr, Martin K.1,2</div> <div>Publisher: Quorum Books</div> <div>Published Date: 1992</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/economics-finance">Economics & Finance</a>, <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/global-business">Global Business</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p>Present-day companies are under great pressure to adapt to the evolving competitive scenarios. In Global, Starr addresses former successful firms that must now address the problems of growing old and slowing down in a...</p></div> Business Book Summaries: Global Business Business Across Cultures http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/business-across-cultures <div>Author: Trompenaars, Fons | Woolliams, Peter</div> <div>Publisher: Capstone Wiley Publishing Ltd.</div> <div>Published Date: 2004</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/diversity">Diversity</a>, <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/global-business">Global Business</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p>In a global economy, contemplation of culture is neither new nor unusual. In fact, it is crucial for a successful business venture. Often, when company executives seek to break into the international market or form...</p></div> Business Book Summaries: Global Business Beyond Globalism http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/beyond-globalism <div>Author: Vernon, Raymond | Spar, Debora L.</div> <div>Publisher: The Free Press</div> <div>Published Date: 1989</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/economics-finance">Economics & Finance</a>, <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/global-business">Global Business</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p>The increasingly global economy leaves governments with little room for unilateral action, and little choice but to pursue accommodation and cooperation. U.S. policy is still adapting to this new world, and...</p></div> Business Book Summaries: Global Business Coming to Public Judgment http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/coming-public-judgment <div>Author: Yankelovich, Daniel</div> <div>Publisher: Syracuse University Press</div> <div>Published Date: 1991</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/global-business">Global Business</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p>Quality judgments are commonplace in America-standards of excellence exist for everything from surgery to movies. Despite the fact that Americans hold opinions on almost every subject, whether they know anything about...</p></div> Business Book Summaries: Global Business The House of Nomura http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/house-nomura <div>Author: Alletzhauser, Albert J.</div> <div>Publisher: Little, Brown & Company</div> <div>Published Date: 1990</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/economics-finance">Economics & Finance</a>, <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/global-business">Global Business</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p>Alletzhauser produces a skillful re-creation of dramatic conflicts that the Nomura story represents: Nomura versus fate, society, and situation, as well as the conflicts experienced by the majorplayers with themselves...</p></div> Business Book Summaries: Global Business Euroquake http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/euroquake <div>Author: Burstein, Daniel</div> <div>Publisher: Simon & Schuster</div> <div>Published Date: 1991</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/global-business">Global Business</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p><strong>Euroquake </strong>is an authoritative analysis of the critical competitive challenges America faces against the economic ascendance of both Europe and Japan. <strong>Euroquake </strong>differs from many such...</p></div> Business Book Summaries: Global Business Doing Business in Asia's Booming "China Triangle" http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/doing-business-asias-booming-china-triangle <div>Author: Engholm, Christopher</div> <div>Publisher: Prentice Hall Press</div> <div>Published Date: 1994</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/global-business">Global Business</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p>Ample business opportunities exist in the Chinese market, but they are not quickly or easily obtained. The most frustrating obstacle is the country’s lack of buying power relative to its huge population, which remains...</p></div> Business Book Summaries: Global Business Lure the Tiger Out of the Mountains http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/lure-tiger-out-mountains <div>Author: Gao Yuan</div> <div>Publisher: Simon & Schuster</div> <div>Published Date: 1991</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/global-business">Global Business</a>, <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/innovation">Innovation</a>, <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/management">Management</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p>In <strong>Lure the Tiger Out of the Mountains</strong>, Yuan weaves history, inspirational experiences, and how-to guidelines into a concise, articulate package. Chinese traditions and philosophies found in this work...</p></div> Business Book Summaries: Global Business Hothouse Earth http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/hothouse-earth <div>Author: Gribbin, John</div> <div>Publisher: Grove Weidenfeld</div> <div>Published Date: 1991</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/business-biographies">Business Biographies</a>, <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/global-business">Global Business</a>, <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/social-responsibility">Social Responsibility</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p><strong>Hothouse Earth </strong>draws our attention to the disastrous effects of human activity on the environment. By examining global warming against the background of natural climatic processes, Gribbin provides a...</p></div> Business Book Summaries: Global Business Lean and Mean http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/lean-and-mean <div>Author: Harrison, Bennett</div> <div>Publisher: Basic Books</div> <div>Published Date: 1995</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/global-business">Global Business</a>, <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/management">Management</a>, <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/productivity">Productivity</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p>According to <strong>Lean and Mean</strong>, contrary to popular myth, small firms are not driving economic growth and creating the most new jobs. Rather, it is the concentrated, powerful business enterprises that...</p></div> Business Book Summaries: Global Business Gaishi http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/gaishi <div>Author: Kang, T. W.</div> <div>Publisher: Basic Books</div> <div>Published Date: 1991</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/global-business">Global Business</a>, <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/management">Management</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p>In <strong>Gaishi</strong>, T.W. Kang presents new insight into the old problem of how to do business in Japan. The author explains the differences between Japanese and American business practices. He further explains...</p></div> Business Book Summaries: Global Business Korean Dynasty http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/korean-dynasty <div>Author: Kirk, Donald</div> <div>Publisher: M. E. Sharpe</div> <div>Published Date: 1994</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/economics-finance">Economics & Finance</a>, <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/global-business">Global Business</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p>During the 1980s, America’s three leading business magazines began spreading the word of Korea’s rise. Donald Kirk uses Chung Ju Yung as a mirror to reflect and illuminate the unique Korean psyche and the idiosyncratic...</p></div> Business Book Summaries: Global Business The Rice-Paper Ceiling http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/rice-paper-ceiling <div>Author: Kopp, Rochelle</div> <div>Publisher: Stone Bridge Press</div> <div>Published Date: 1994</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/global-business">Global Business</a>, <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/management">Management</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p>The "rice-paper ceiling" is the phenomenon that frequently prevents non-Japanese employees from enjoying successful careers and rising to key managerial positions in Japanese firms. It is a combination of structural...</p></div> Business Book Summaries: Global Business Winning Worldwide Strategies for Dominating Global Markets http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/winning-worldwide-strategies-dominating-global-markets <div>Author: Lamont, Douglas</div> <div>Publisher: Business One/Irwin</div> <div>Published Date: 1991</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/global-business">Global Business</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p>Winning Worldwide is an important primer and significant in its operationalization of the concept of thinking globally and marketing locally. This work also provides a significant resource in that it helps executives...</p></div> Business Book Summaries: Global Business Global Squeeze http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/global-squeeze <div>Author: Longworth, Richard C.</div> <div>Publisher: Contemporary Books</div> <div>Published Date: 1998</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/economics-finance">Economics & Finance</a>, <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/global-business">Global Business</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p>The world is a fundamentally changed place in which the old Cold War paradigms have disappeared. As the world moves beyond interdependency to the wholly new phenomenon of globalization, these changes are most evident...</p></div> Business Book Summaries: Global Business Megatrends Asia http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/megatrends-asia <div>Author: Naisbitt, John</div> <div>Publisher: Simon & Schuster</div> <div>Published Date: 1996</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/economics-finance">Economics & Finance</a>, <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/global-business">Global Business</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p>With the goal of creating the financial institutions and instruments to handle the investments Asia needs for its infrastructure, institutional investors, companies, and individuals are plunging headlong into the...</p></div> Business Book Summaries: Global Business The Prize http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/prize <div>Author: Yergin, Daniel</div> <div>Publisher: Simon & Schuster</div> <div>Published Date: 1991</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/global-business">Global Business</a>, <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/major-works">Major Works</a>, <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/management">Management</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p>In <strong>The Prize</strong>, Yergin provides unprecedented insight into the history of the oil industry, and by extension, the dynamic and intricate history of the 20th century. In light of events in the Gulf,...</p></div> Business Book Summaries: Global Business The World According to Peter Drucker http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/world-according-peter-drucker <div>Author: Beatty, Jack</div> <div>Publisher: The Free Press</div> <div>Published Date: 1998</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/global-business">Global Business</a>, <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/leadership">Leadership</a>, <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/major-works">Major Works</a>, <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/management">Management</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p>Peter F. Drucker’s influence is global. His views on management, industrial organization, business strategy, leadership development, and employee motivation have instructed Fortune 500 corporations, nonprofit...</p></div> Business Book Summaries: Global Business Big Dragon http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/big-dragon <div>Author: Burstein, Daniel | De Keijzer, Arne</div> <div>Publisher: Simon & Schuster</div> <div>Published Date: 1998</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/global-business">Global Business</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p>Intelligent business and political strategy toward China must be rooted in accurate and realistic assessments of where China has been and where it is headed. The Pollyannas were wrong to assume that China would...</p></div> Business Book Summaries: Global Business Managing Global Alliances http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/managing-global-alliances <div>Author: Cauley de la Sierra, M.</div> <div>Publisher: Addison-Wesley</div> <div>Published Date: 1995</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/global-business">Global Business</a>, <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/productivity">Productivity</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p><strong>Managing Global Alliances </strong>is a how-to manual that pinpoints guiding principles about how to set up and sustain a successful global alliance. Alliances are usually formed to pool, exchange, or integrate...</p></div> Business Book Summaries: Global Business Made in America http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/made-america <div>Author: Dertouzos, Michael L. | Lester, Richard K. | Solow, Robert M.</div> <div>Publisher: The MIT Press</div> <div>Published Date: 1989</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/global-business">Global Business</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p>Many of industry's setbacks are symptoms of systematic and pervasive ills. The international business environment has changed drastically and the U.S. must learn to adapt. Many firms are thriving in the present economy...</p></div> Business Book Summaries: Global Business The Sun Also Sets http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/sun-also-sets <div>Author: Emmott, Bill</div> <div>Publisher: Random House</div> <div>Published Date: 1989</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/economics-finance">Economics & Finance</a>, <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/global-business">Global Business</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p>Japan's political power is not an absolute; it must be gauged relative to that of America. The world still looks to America as the leading superpower and the source of political initiative. Unless the economy drags...</p></div> Business Book Summaries: Global Business Economic Reform in Three Giants http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/economic-reform-three-giants <div>Author: Feinberg, Richard E. | Echeverri-Gent, John | Muller, Friedemann</div> <div>Publisher: Transaction Publishers</div> <div>Published Date: 1990</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/economics-finance">Economics & Finance</a>, <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/global-business">Global Business</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p>China, India, and the USSR are the three most populous underdeveloped countries on earth. Presently, these Giants share the common predicament of how to compete in a demanding, rapidly changing, and increasingly...</p></div> Business Book Summaries: Global Business Balancing Acts http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/balancing-acts <div>Author: Galbraith, James K.</div> <div>Publisher: Basic Books</div> <div>Published Date: 1990</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/economics-finance">Economics & Finance</a>, <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/global-business">Global Business</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p>Today, a competitive challenge defines our economy and the at-tendant difficulties we are now experiencing have to do with failures of policy and not faults of national character. In the 1970s and 1980s, the inward...</p></div> Business Book Summaries: Global Business China, Inc. http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/china-inc <div>Author: Macleod, Roderick</div> <div>Publisher: Bantam Books</div> <div>Published Date: 1990</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/global-business">Global Business</a>, <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/management">Management</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p>The Chinese culture is very old, sophisticated, and influences all behavior, thus the Chinese act and think differently, and react from a different psychological perspective. The Chinese a foreigner is most likely to...</p></div> Business Book Summaries: Global Business Innovation Explosion http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/innovation-explosion <div>Author: Quinn, James Brian | Baruch, Jordan J. | Zien, Karen Anne</div> <div>Publisher: The Free Press</div> <div>Published Date: 1997</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/global-business">Global Business</a>, <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/innovation">Innovation</a>, <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/management">Management</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p>If nations and enterprises hope to be successful in future world competition, they must understand, integrate, and manage their intellectual, technological, and innovation resources in a dramatically different way....</p></div> Business Book Summaries: Global Business The Commanding Heights http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/commanding-heights <div>Author: Yergin, Daniel | Stanislaw, Joseph</div> <div>Publisher: Simon & Schuster</div> <div>Published Date: 1998</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/global-business">Global Business</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p>Today, Asia’s currencies are collapsing and its stock markets crumbling. Yet, despite this current evidence of the vagaries of market economics, the entire world seems to be embracing its policies. Why? What historic...</p></div> Business Book Summaries: Global Business Global Dreams http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/global-dreams <div>Author: Barnet, Richard J. | Cavanagh, John</div> <div>Publisher: Simon & Schuster</div> <div>Published Date: 1994</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/economics-finance">Economics & Finance</a>, <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/global-business">Global Business</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p><strong>Global Dreams </strong>is an exploration of the many different ways in which the global economy changes politics, work, and families throughout the world. The authors reveal how a few hundred companies dominate...</p></div> Business Book Summaries: Global Business The Nissan Report http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/nissan-report <div>Author: Barnett, Steve</div> <div>Publisher: Doubleday/Currency</div> <div>Published Date: 1992</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/business-biographies">Business Biographies</a>, <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/global-business">Global Business</a>, <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/social-responsibility">Social Responsibility</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p>Drawing on the insights of biologists, anthropologists, philosophers, artists, and other nontraditional sources, the book addresses not only the question of how responsible products are made but also how products touch...</p></div> Business Book Summaries: Global Business Turning the Tables http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/turning-tables <div>Author: Burstein, Daniel</div> <div>Publisher: Simon & Schuster</div> <div>Published Date: 1993</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/economics-finance">Economics & Finance</a>, <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/global-business">Global Business</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p><strong>Turning the Tables</strong> is a challenge to conventional wisdom as it concerns both the Japanese and American economies. Burstein moves beyond the classic analyses of U.S-Japan relations and illuminates long-...</p></div> Business Book Summaries: Global Business Looking at the Sun http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/looking-sun <div>Author: Fallows, James</div> <div>Publisher: Pantheon Books</div> <div>Published Date: 1994</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/global-business">Global Business</a>, <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/major-works">Major Works</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p><strong>Looking at the Sun </strong>is a detailed examination and analysis of the historical and political underpinnings of the growth and development of Asian capitalism. Fallows aptly demonstrates that the socio-...</p></div> Business Book Summaries: Global Business The Pacific Century http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/pacific-century <div>Author: Gibney, Frank</div> <div>Publisher: Charles Scribner's Sons</div> <div>Published Date: 1992</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/global-business">Global Business</a>, <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/major-works">Major Works</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p>Published in conjunction with a ten-part PBS series describing the relationship between the United States and the Asia-Pacific countries. Gibney traces the past 150 years of the Pacific Basin region and examines its...</p></div> Business Book Summaries: Global Business Juggernaut http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/juggernaut <div>Author: Glouchevitch, Philip</div> <div>Publisher: Simon & Schuster</div> <div>Published Date: 1992</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/global-business">Global Business</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p>It is the author’s contention that the U.S. can no longer afford to focus exclusively on Japan as America’s only global competitor. His work explores the many strengths and weaknesses of Germany’s remarkable system and...</p></div> Business Book Summaries: Global Business The American Corporation Today http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/american-corporation-today <div>Author: Kaysen, Carl</div> <div>Publisher: Oxford University Press</div> <div>Published Date: 1996</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/global-business">Global Business</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p>In <strong>The American Corporation Today</strong>, Kaysen and 19 leading representatives of their professional disciplines, provide a comprehensive analysis of various aspects of the current American version of the...</p></div> Business Book Summaries: Global Business Bold New World http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/bold-new-world <div>Author: Knoke, William</div> <div>Publisher: Kodansha International</div> <div>Published Date: 1996</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/global-business">Global Business</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p>This handbook for understanding and thriving in the 21st century introduces us to a new lexicon and bold new ideas that challenge and broaden our perspective of the world. Yet, Knoke warns that it is only a...</p></div> Business Book Summaries: Global Business Merchants of Vision http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/merchants-vision <div>Author: Liebig, James E.</div> <div>Publisher: Berrett-Koehler Publishers</div> <div>Published Date: 1994</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/global-business">Global Business</a>, <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/leadership">Leadership</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p>Government power, once under central control, is being devolved to the people (a phenomenon also occurring in corporations). People are losing faith in the traditional institutions, and in doing so, are turning to...</p></div> Business Book Summaries: Global Business Birds of Prey http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/birds-prey <div>Author: Lynn, Matthew</div> <div>Publisher: Four Walls Eight Windows</div> <div>Published Date: 1997</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/business-biographies">Business Biographies</a>, <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/global-business">Global Business</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p>Boeing has always been something of an exception in the aerospace industry- a company driven as much by the desire to make steady profits as to build and fly planes. That desire to bring commercial order to the wild...</p></div> Business Book Summaries: Global Business Cybercorp http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/cybercorp <div>Author: Martin, James</div> <div>Publisher: AMACOM</div> <div>Published Date: 1996</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/global-business">Global Business</a>, <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/technology">Technology</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p>The business world is in the early stages of a total revolution in the nature of corporations. Although bloodless, this revolution will leave casualties and chaos in its wake, as well as phenomenal success stories and...</p></div> Business Book Summaries: Global Business The Fourth Wave http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/fourth-wave <div>Author: Maynard Jr., Herman Bryant | Mehrtens, Susan E.</div> <div>Publisher: Berrett-Koehler Publishers</div> <div>Published Date: 1993</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/global-business">Global Business</a>, <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/leadership">Leadership</a>, <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/major-works">Major Works</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p>Seven important trends underlie the emergence of a new worldview- a shift in consciousness, disenchantment with scientism, new inner sources of authority and power, a respiritualization of society, a decline in...</p></div> Business Book Summaries: Global Business Developing the Global Organization http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/developing-global-organization <div>Author: Moran, Robert T. | Harris, Philip R. | Stripp, William G.</div> <div>Publisher: Gulf Publishing Company</div> <div>Published Date: 1993</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/global-business">Global Business</a>, <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/human-resources">Human Resources</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p>An examination of the emerging role of the human resource professional as a global manager. The authors outline the context within which today ’s HR professional must operate, the skills they must develop, and the...</p></div> Business Book Summaries: Global Business Liberation Management http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/liberation-management <div>Author: Peters, Tom</div> <div>Publisher: Alfred A. Knopf</div> <div>Published Date: 1992</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/global-business">Global Business</a>, <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/management">Management</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p>In <strong>Liberation Management</strong>, Tom Peters aspires to new revolutionary heights by literally turning readers on their heads and shaking out all the mundane, conventional wisdom left rattling around. Peters...</p></div> Business Book Summaries: Global Business A Manager's Guide to Globalization http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/managers-guide-globalization <div>Author: Rhinesmith, Stephen H.</div> <div>Publisher: Business One Irwin</div> <div>Published Date: 1993</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/global-business">Global Business</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p>Although globalization has arrived in the world, it has not done so in most of the world’s organizations. This is unfortunate: To be viable during the next century, all organizations (domestic or international) will...</p></div> Business Book Summaries: Global Business Control Your Destiny or Someone Else Will http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/control-your-destiny-or-someone-else-will <div>Author: Tichy, Noel M. | Sherman, Stratford</div> <div>Publisher: Currency Doubleday</div> <div>Published Date: 1994</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/business-biographies">Business Biographies</a>, <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/global-business">Global Business</a>, <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/leadership">Leadership</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p>Noel Tichy and Stratford Sherman contend that Jack Welch’s successes as a leader depend less on his personality than on the quality of this thought. What makes this account of GE’s renaissance unique is that the...</p></div> Business Book Summaries: Global Business Leading with Cultural Intelligence http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/leading-cultural-intelligence <div>Author: Livermore, David</div> <div>Publisher: AMACOM</div> <div>Published Date: 2010</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/diversity">Diversity</a>, <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/global-business">Global Business</a>, <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/leadership">Leadership</a>, <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/relationships">Relationships</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p>Cultural intelligence (CQ) is a set of skills that facilitates effective cross-cultural management. Instead of learning the intricacies of the culture and practices of every nation, CQ provides a broad-based model that...</p></div> Business Book Summaries: Global Business The Quest for Global Dominance http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/quest-global-dominance <div>Author: Gupta, Anil K. | Govindarajan, Vijay | Wang, Haiyan</div> <div>Publisher: John Wiley and Sons, Inc.</div> <div>Published Date: 2008</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/global-business">Global Business</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p>Globalization is here to stay. Around the world, ideologies have made the permanent shift to acceptance of international business. Technology has finally caught up with businesses, creating online applications that...</p></div> Business Book Summaries: Global Business Getting China and India Right http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/getting-china-and-india-right <div>Author: Gupta, Anil K. | Wang, Haiyan</div> <div>Publisher: Jossey-Bass</div> <div>Published Date: 2009</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/global-business">Global Business</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p>Very few CEOs and senior executives truly grasp “the magnitude and pace of change and the multifaceted nature” of the emerging economies of the world. The rise of China and India is a “game-changing phenomenon” and...</p></div> Business Book Summaries: Global Business Chocolate Fortunes http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/chocolate-fortunes <div>Author: Allen, Lawrence L.</div> <div>Publisher: AMACOM</div> <div>Published Date: 2010</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/business-biographies">Business Biographies</a>, <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/global-business">Global Business</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p>Until about 25 years ago, almost no one in China had ever eaten a piece of chocolate. For the world's leading chocolate makers, this was both a great challenge and a great opportunity. In Chocolate Fortunes, Lawrence L...</p></div> Business Book Summaries: Global Business Winning the Global Talent Showdown http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/winning-global-talent-showdown <div>Author: Gordon, Edward E.</div> <div>Publisher: Berrett-Koehler Publishers</div> <div>Published Date: 2009</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/global-business">Global Business</a>, <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/human-resources">Human Resources</a>, <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/social-responsibility">Social Responsibility</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p>The world will soon face a massive talent shortage, especially in the areas of science, technology, engineering, and mathematics. Every nation in the world will be uniquely affected by this crisis, and each will...</p></div> Business Book Summaries: Global Business Riches Among the Ruins http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/riches-among-ruins <div>Author: Smith, Richard P. | Zheutlin, Peter</div> <div>Publisher: AMACOM</div> <div>Published Date: 2009</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/business-biographies">Business Biographies</a>, <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/global-business">Global Business</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p>The focus of <strong>Riches Among the Ruins </strong>by Robert P. Smith is twofold: it shows how the isolated economies of individual nations have created great investment opportunities in the last 50 years, and how...</p></div> Business Book Summaries: Global Business No Logo http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/no-logo <div>Author: Klein, Naomi</div> <div>Publisher: Flamingo</div> <div>Published Date: 2001</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/global-business">Global Business</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><dl id="citationFields" class="citation-fields"> <p>Naomi Klein documents the history of the brand and the rise of multinational corporations to such power that they may be considered de facto global governments. Klein...</p></dl></div> Business Book Summaries: Global Business FUTURECAST http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/futurecast <div>Author: Shapiro, Robert J.</div> <div>Publisher: St. Martin's Press</div> <div>Published Date: 2008</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/global-business">Global Business</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p>What will the world look like in the year 2020? Author Robert J. Shapiro believes there will be significant changes caused by globalization, aging societies, and the rise of America as a sole superpower. These...</p></div> Business Book Summaries: Global Business Transnational Leadership Development http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/transnational-leadership-development <div>Author: Fisher-Yoshida, Beth | Geller, Kathy D.</div> <div>Publisher: Amacom</div> <div>Published Date: 2009</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/business-strategy">Business Strategy</a>, <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/diversity">Diversity</a>, <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/global-business">Global Business</a>, <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/leadership-development">Leadership Development</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p>Advances in technology have broken down borders, bridged oceans, and created relationships between people and cultures where none had existed before. Because of these changes, cultural differences need to be...</p></div> Business Book Summaries: Global Business Made it in China http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/made-it-china <div>Author: Jeal, Graham | Cann, Simon</div> <div>Publisher: MII Publishing</div> <div>Published Date: 2009</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/entrepreneurship">Entrepreneurship</a>, <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/global-business">Global Business</a>, <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/management">Management</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><dl id="citationFields" class="citation-fields"> <p><span>If you're going to do business in China, then you need to go to China.</span><span> You must be on the ground conducting business on a day-to-day basis.</span>...</p></dl></div> Business Book Summaries: Global Business The Five Literacies of Global Leadership http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/five-literacies-global-leadership <div>Author: Hames, Richard David</div> <div>Publisher: Jossey-Bass</div> <div>Published Date: 2007</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/business-strategy">Business Strategy</a>, <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/global-business">Global Business</a>, <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/leadership">Leadership</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p>The pace of life has accelerated at an amazing rate over the last few centuries. Rapid technological advancement has completely changed the way businesses operate. Global borders have blurred and geography has little...</p></div> Business Book Summaries: Global Business The Writing on the Wall http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/writing-wall <div>Author: Hutton, Will</div> <div>Publisher: Free Press</div> <div>Published Date: 2007</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/business-biographies">Business Biographies</a>, <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/global-business">Global Business</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p>In <strong>The Writing on the Wall</strong>, Will Hutton traces the historic development of China’s economy from the Imperial Dynasties to the current “socialist market” economy. The question of whether China can...</p></div> Business Book Summaries: Global Business Global Diversity http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/global-diversity <div>Author: Gundling, Ernest | Zanchettin, Anita</div> <div>Publisher: Nicholas Brealey Publishing</div> <div>Published Date: 2007</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/diversity">Diversity</a>, <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/global-business">Global Business</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p>To be successful in a world market, corporations need to learn to adapt their services and products to meet local needs and preferences. To this end, a superficial knowledge of the culture and diversity within a...</p></div> Business Book Summaries: Global Business The Coming China Wars http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/coming-china-wars <div>Author: Navarro, Peter</div> <div>Publisher: Pearson Education, Inc.</div> <div>Published Date: 2007</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/global-business">Global Business</a>, <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/management">Management</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p>China’s rapid industrialization, in conjunction with its burgeoning population, is placing it on a collision course with the rest of the world, according to economist and author Peter Navarro. In <strong>The Coming...</strong></p></div> Business Book Summaries: Global Business World Wise http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/world-wise <div>Author: Denslow, Lanie</div> <div>Publisher: </div> <div>Published Date: 2006</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/diversity">Diversity</a>, <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/global-business">Global Business</a>, <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/personal-growth">Personal Growth</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p>At the heart of the world economy, business professionals are striving to communicate across different cultural heritages and experiences. However if these professionals do not understand the range of values, attitudes...</p></div> Business Book Summaries: Global Business The Emerging Markets Century http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/emerging-markets-century <div>Author: van Agtmael, Antoine1</div> <div>Publisher: The Free Press</div> <div>Published Date: 2007</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/entrepreneurship">Entrepreneurship</a>, <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/global-business">Global Business</a>, <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/major-works">Major Works</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p>Twenty-five years ago, most knowledgeable investors would not have dreamed of putting even a tiny portion of respectable capital into shares of “Third World” countries. Since then, a number of these countries have gone...</p></div> Business Book Summaries: Global Business Working with Americans. http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/working-americans <div>Author: Stewart-Allen, Allyson | Denslow, Lanie</div> <div>Publisher: </div> <div>Published Date: 2002</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/global-business">Global Business</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p>In 2002, Felix Rohatyn (American businessman and investment banker), proclaimed that four and a half million Americans were working for European companies and that approximately the same number of Europeans were...</p></div> Business Book Summaries: Global Business Organizational Survival in the New World http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/organizational-survival-new-world <div>Author: Bennet, Alex | Bennet, David</div> <div>Publisher: Butterworth-Heinemann/Elsevier</div> <div>Published Date: 2004</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/business-strategy">Business Strategy</a>, <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/global-business">Global Business</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><dl id="citationFields" class="citation-fields"> <p><span>Successful organizations are those that are capable of achieving their goals and objectives over time; not to mention being respected and admired by employees,...</span></p></dl></div> Business Book Summaries: Global Business Confessions of an Economic Hit Man http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/confessions-economic-hit-man <div>Author: Perkins, John</div> <div>Publisher: John Perkins</div> <div>Published Date: 2005</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/economics-finance">Economics & Finance</a>, <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/global-business">Global Business</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><dl id="citationFields" class="citation-fields"> <p><span>In this book, Perkins paints a clear picture of how the US carved a path to become one of the most powerful countries in the world through padded economic...</span></p></dl></div> Business Book Summaries: Global Business Tectonic Shift http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/tectonic-shift <div>Author: Sheth, Jagdish N. | Sisodia, Rajendra S.</div> <div>Publisher: Sage Publications</div> <div>Published Date: 2006</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/global-business">Global Business</a>, <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/innovation">Innovation</a>, <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/management">Management</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p>In <strong>The Commanding Heights </strong>(1998), Yergin and Stanislaw describe the historic forces that have prompted societies, worldwide, to reject government control of the dominant businesses and industries of...</p></div> Business Book Summaries: Global Business Managing Global Accounts http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/managing-global-accounts <div>Author: Capon, Noel | Potter, Dave | Schindler, Fred</div> <div>Publisher: South-Western Educational Publishing</div> <div>Published Date: 2006</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/customer-focus">Customer Focus</a>, <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/global-business">Global Business</a>, <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/management">Management</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p>Managing a company’s global accounts is not the same as managing national accounts, and any business that tries to move from national to global accounts without careful consideration and planning is doomed to fail....</p></div> Business Book Summaries: Global Business Working GlobeSmart http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/working-globesmart <div>Author: Gundling, Ernest</div> <div>Publisher: Davies-Black Publishing</div> <div>Published Date: 2004</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/global-business">Global Business</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p>Anyone who crosses a national or cultural boundary when doing business faces a common set of hazards. Differences in language, social customs, and business styles add further complexity to already-complicated...</p></div> Business Book Summaries: Global Business Flight Capital http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/flight-capital <div>Author: Heenan, David</div> <div>Publisher: Davies-Black Publishing</div> <div>Published Date: 2005</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/global-business">Global Business</a>, <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/human-resources">Human Resources</a>, <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/major-works">Major Works</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p>The U.S. has always been known to attract the world’s best and brightest—talented immigrants who have created the vast wealth and intellectual capital that have contributed so abundantly to America’s technological and...</p></div> Business Book Summaries: Global Business The World Is Flat http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/world-flat <div>Author: Friedman, Thomas L.</div> <div>Publisher: Farrar, Straus and Giroux</div> <div>Published Date: 2005</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/global-business">Global Business</a>, <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/innovation">Innovation</a>, <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/major-works">Major Works</a>, <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/productivity">Productivity</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p>Although outsourcing is the current hot topic, Friedman reports that outsourcing is just one dimension of a much more fundamental phenomenon unfolding today – the flattening of the world. Massive technological...</p></div> Business Book Summaries: Global Business Three Billion New Capitalists http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/three-billion-new-capitalists <div>Author: Rylatt, Alastair</div> <div>Publisher: Basic Books</div> <div>Published Date: 2006</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/economics-finance">Economics & Finance</a>, <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/global-business">Global Business</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p>The relative economic superiority and power of the United States is quickly slipping away. This is mainly brought about by the rise of new superpowers, particularly China and India, which are ushering a third wave of...</p></div> Business Book Summaries: Global Business Many Miles To Go http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/many-miles-go <div>Author: Tracy, Brian</div> <div>Publisher: McGraw-Hill/Business & Investing Distributed Product</div> <div>Published Date: 2003</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/business-strategy">Business Strategy</a>, <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/global-business">Global Business</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><dl id="citationFields" class="citation-fields"> <dd><span>At the age of 20, Brian Tracey along with childhood friends, Bob and Geoff began their first life journey traveling 17,000 miles from Vancouver, through the...</span></dd></dl></div> Business Book Summaries: Global Business Navigating the Badlands http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/navigating-badlands <div>Author: O'Hara-Devereaux, Mary</div> <div>Publisher: John Wiley & Sons, Inc.</div> <div>Published Date: 2004</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/global-business">Global Business</a>, <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/leadership">Leadership</a>, <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/management">Management</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p>Business forecaster and author Mary O’Hara-Devereaux borrows a metaphor from the old American West, “navigating the badlands,” to describe the journey that business and industry finds itself on in the current...</p></div> Business Book Summaries: Global Business Offshore Outsourcing http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/offshore-outsourcing <div>Author: Robinson, Marcia | Kalakota, Ravi</div> <div>Publisher: Mivar Press</div> <div>Published Date: 2004</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/global-business">Global Business</a>, <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/management">Management</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p>According to Robinson and Kalakota, most large corporations have cut costs as much as possible, using traditional methods. Understanding the “more for less” battle in which they are engaged, these firms realize that...</p></div> Business Book Summaries: Global Business 10 Things That Keep CEOs Awake http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/10-things-keep-ceos-awake <div>Author: Coffey, Elizabeth</div> <div>Publisher: Elizabeth Coffey, McGraw-Hill Business</div> <div>Published Date: 2003</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/global-business">Global Business</a>, <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/management">Management</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><dl id="citationFields" class="citation-fields"> <p><span>Liz Coffey and her colleagues coach top CEOs, addressing the 10 primary concerns that keep them sleepless in their executive suites:</span><span> developing...</span></p></dl></div> Business Book Summaries: Global Business The Lexus and the Olive Tree http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/lexus-and-olive-tree <div>Author: Friedman, Thomas L.</div> <div>Publisher: Anchor Books</div> <div>Published Date: 2000</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/global-business">Global Business</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p>Pulitzer Prize winning journalist Thomas L. Friedman, writes in his book, <strong>The Lexus and the Olive Tree</strong>, about the phenomenon of globalization and how it has instituted an international system that has...</p></div> Business Book Summaries: Global Business 21 Leaders for the 21st Century http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/21-leaders-21st-century <div>Author: Trompenaars, Fons | Hampden-Turner, Charles</div> <div>Publisher: McGraw-Hill</div> <div>Published Date: 2002</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/global-business">Global Business</a>, <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/leadership">Leadership</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p>According to Trompenaars and Hampden-Turner, because business cultures around the globe can be so different as to be diametrically opposed, a different managerial-leadership process is needed. This process must be...</p></div> Business Book Summaries: Global Business Working Together http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/working-together <div>Author: Lewis, James P.</div> <div>Publisher: Beard Books</div> <div>Published Date: 2002</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/business-biographies">Business Biographies</a>, <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/global-business">Global Business</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p>The tremendous engineering achievement of the Boeing 777, as well as its commercial success, was proof to Alan Mulally (executive vice president of The Boeing Company and president and CEO of Boeing Commercial...</p></div> Business Book Summaries: Global Business A Future Perfect http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/future-perfect-0 <div>Author: Micklethwait, John</div> <div>Publisher: Times Books</div> <div>Published Date: 2000</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/economics-finance">Economics & Finance</a>, <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/global-business">Global Business</a>, <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/management">Management</a>, <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/productivity">Productivity</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p>Without a doubt, globalization-the integration of the world economy-has become the most important economic, political, and cultural phenomenon of the times, reshaping business, transforming the lives of individuals,...</p></div> Business Book Summaries: Global Business Global Literacies http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/global-literacies <div>Author: Rosen, Robert | Digh, Patricia | Singer, Marshall | Phillips, Carl</div> <div>Publisher: Simon & Schuster</div> <div>Published Date: 2000</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/business-biographies">Business Biographies</a>, <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/global-business">Global Business</a>, <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/leadership">Leadership</a>, <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/social-responsibility">Social Responsibility</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p>Because international exposure and experience are more vital to business success than ever, globally literate leaders, who can effectively work across the many cultural barriers that threaten to divide the world, are...</p></div> Business Book Summaries: Global Business Digital Capitalism http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/digital-capitalism <div>Author: Schiller, Dan</div> <div>Publisher: The MIT Press</div> <div>Published Date: 2000</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/global-business">Global Business</a>, <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/marketing">Marketing</a>, <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/technology">Technology</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p>Conventional wisdom has long held that the Internet, more than any other human innovation, has the potential to transform the globe into a world of ""robust direct democracy"" and "friction-free democracy," empowering...</p></div> Business Book Summaries: Global Business Drucker on Asia http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/drucker-asia <div>Author: Drucker, Peter F. | Nakauchi, Isao</div> <div>Publisher: Butterworth-Heinemann</div> <div>Published Date: 1997</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/economics-finance">Economics & Finance</a>, <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/global-business">Global Business</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p>The growth economies of the world in the past ten years have been the countries of mainland Asia, as well as some countries of Latin America. Moreover, there are no longer any superpowers. Information is beginning to...</p></div> Business Book Summaries: Global Business Business Maharajas http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/business-maharajas <div>Author: Piramal, Gita</div> <div>Publisher: Viking Penguin India</div> <div>Published Date: 1996</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/global-business">Global Business</a>, <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/management">Management</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p>Ambani, Bajaj, Birla, Goenka, Khaitan, the Shahs, and Tata, eight of India’s most powerful men, are a study in contrasts. Their businesses are distinct and varied. Some are highly educated, others are barely educated...</p></div> Business Book Summaries: Global Business Only the Paranoid Survive http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/only-paranoid-survive <div>Author: Grove, Andrew S.</div> <div>Publisher: Currency Doubleday</div> <div>Published Date: 1996</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/global-business">Global Business</a>, <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/major-works">Major Works</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p>Intel is the world’s largest chipmaker, the fifth most admired company in the United States and the seventh most profitable company among the Fortune 500. Andrew Grove attributes this success to having a healthy...</p></div> Business Book Summaries: Global Business The Second Curve http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/second-curve <div>Author: Morrison, Ian</div> <div>Publisher: Ballantine Books</div> <div>Published Date: 1996</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/global-business">Global Business</a>, <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/innovation">Innovation</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p>A company has done everything right - searched for and found excellence, focused on what works, reengineered business processes, and developed the discipline of a market leader. But even with all that, if the...</p></div> Business Book Summaries: Global Business Competition in the 21st Century http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/competition-21st-century <div>Author: Tyson, Kirk W. M.</div> <div>Publisher: St. Lucie Press</div> <div>Published Date: 1996</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/global-business">Global Business</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p>As the world moves into the 21st century, companies will come to discover that quick-fix, reactionary approaches will not work in this coming age of Intelligence. To outthink, outsmart, and outmaneuver competitors,...</p></div> Business Book Summaries: Global Business The Work of Nations http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/work-nations <div>Author: Reich, Robert B.</div> <div>Publisher: Alfred A. Knopf</div> <div>Published Date: 1991</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/global-business">Global Business</a>, <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/human-resources">Human Resources</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p>In <strong>The Work of Nations</strong>, the concept of borderless nations draws a sharp distinction between societies and economies. Reich contends that corporations and investors are becoming disconnected from their...</p></div> Business Book Summaries: Global Business The Machine That Changed the World http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/machine-changed-world <div>Author: Womack, James P. | Jones, Daniel T. | Roos, Daniel</div> <div>Publisher: Rawson Associates</div> <div>Published Date: 1990</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/global-business">Global Business</a>, <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/productivity">Productivity</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p><strong>The Machine That Changed the World</strong> is devoted to a careful explanation of the logic and techniques of lean production. By extracting the universal principles of lean production from their initial...</p></div> Business Book Summaries: Global Business The Japan That Can Say No http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/japan-can-say-no <div>Author: Ishihara, Shintaro</div> <div>Publisher: Simon & Schuster</div> <div>Published Date: 1991</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/global-business">Global Business</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p>In <strong>The Japan That Can Say No</strong>, Ishihara outlines what Japan must do in order to be the mainspring of the new world order. Moreover, the author explains why Japan must use their technological lead to...</p></div> Business Book Summaries: Global Business Powershift http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/powershift <div>Author: Toffler, Alvin</div> <div>Publisher: Bantam Books</div> <div>Published Date: 1990</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/economics-finance">Economics & Finance</a>, <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/global-business">Global Business</a>, <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/innovation">Innovation</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p>Toffler gives a new name (Powershift) to the rapidly unfolding events of the last decades and paints a captivating picture of the future. <strong>Powershift </strong>completes a monumental trilogy on change in our...</p></div> Business Book Summaries: Global Business China Inc. http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/china-inc-0 <div>Author: Fishman, Ted C.</div> <div>Publisher: Charles Scribner's Sons</div> <div>Published Date: 2005</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/global-business">Global Business</a>, <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/management">Management</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p>Propelled by the world's most rapidly changing, super-sized economy, China has begun to influence the daily lives of consumers, workers, citizens, and even parents, worldwide. China Inc. paints a vividly detailed,...</p></div> Business Book Summaries: Global Business The Global Marketplace http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/global-marketplace <div>Author: Rosow, Jerome M.</div> <div>Publisher: Facts on File Publications</div> <div>Published Date: 1988</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/global-business">Global Business</a>, <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/marketing">Marketing</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p>Global competition tends to reduce the importance of home markets. There must be a shift, therefore, away from the classical vertical organizational structure to a horizontal relationship where there is interdependence...</p></div> Business Book Summaries: Global Business Trading Places http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/trading-places <div>Author: Prestowitz Jr., Clyde V.</div> <div>Publisher: Basic Books</div> <div>Published Date: 1988</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/global-business">Global Business</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p>Few, if any, American companies can compete in industries the Japanese deem important. Japan's social and industrial structure has made it a very difficult market to penetrate. While America embraces free trade and...</p></div> Business Book Summaries: Global Business