Understanding contemporary international business issues and their evolution from a sustainability perspective;
explain the principles and practices of international business and examine the complexities affecting various stakeholders;
understand the range of processes and institutions affecting international business within the globalised economy;
and assess the socio-political, ethical, regulatory and environmental issues multinational corporations in the global marketplace.
Gain insights into three emerging trends that are disrupting traditional business practices
The Business Futures program covers three emerging business trends – the Sharing Economy, Sustainable Business through Green HR, and Omni-channel shaping retail and supply chains. Each of these are disrupting traditional business practices, offering huge potential for enterprises that are prepared to respond to these trends.
This program will ensure you’re versed in each of these areas, so that you will have the knowledge to create change in your own workplace and consider how these trends might affect the future of work.
The Business Futures Program is accessible on desktop, tablet or mobile and delivered in bite-sized chunks, providing a flexible way to enhance your knowledge in understanding what drives the sharing economy, how to think sustainability through Green HR, and what is shaping and disrupting retail and supply chain.
Business Futures: the Sharing Economy
Understand the ins and outs of the sharing economy looking at its problems and opportunities with the free online course.
Business Futures: Understanding Omni-channel Retailing and Supply Chains
Explore how shopping has changed with this course that demystifies the new world of omni-channel for shoppers and supply-chain.
Business Futures: Sustainable Business Through Green HR
Get an introduction to how HR, specifically Green HR, can help create a business that’s environmentally friendly.