Your organization has just announced that it will be expanding to (select one) Russia, India, China, Germany or Brazil. You have been asked to make recommendations for the organizational design of the company at the location you have selected. To prepare for this, you will research other companies that have established offices at the location you have selected.
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Write a 700- to 1,050-word memo of recommendation to the management. You must include the following in your memo:
- Describe the work structures for organizational functions at the parent company location.
- Based on your research, what challenges will your organization face in creating a cross-cultural organization in the selected country?
- Will you duplicate the same organizational design that you currently have at the parent company location? Justify your recommendation to management, and explain why it is the most effective choice.
- If there is to be a change, will there be reciprocal effects to the home organization?
- Do you recommend that the organization use a local national to lead the new organization in the selected country? Identify your recommendation, and explain why either a local national or someone from the parent company should lead the new organization.
- Add two peer reviewed references.
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