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Friday, 18 August 2017

World Business Enviroment | Liberalization and Globlization

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World Business Enviroment | Liberalization and Globlization

                                     WORLD BUSINESS ENVIROMENT

Globallization   has created  a world with intigraterd system that make it easier for people to  interact and co0nduct business internationally . economic liberation and globlizatyion are conduct goiod for economics groth , poverty  alleviation and reducing inequaty in society. Globl;ization creats oppoturities and open mqrket for countries and which helps in closdoing the gaps created and open market for contries and within socities by creating opportunities for groth ann development .all organizations wiyh a global presence work  ou different strategies to  reduce world of international business. International institution like the world trade organization
(wtop), the international monetary fund (IMF) and the world bank works towards the smooth function of the international monetary system, establish fair trade practice and give recommendations to develioping countries in creating tyrade –relatred n reforms.


Globlization can be defined as a process of making something world wide in its scope or application , globalization include a set of process which leads to then integration   of economic, culture, political and system across geographic boundaries. The main aim of globalization is it to make the procty or service successful in many countries withoudoing any modification . in terms of international business, globalization refers to tha international exchange  or sharing of labour forces, nproduct ideas and knowledge, it can also be defined as the efforts of business to expand their operations to new countries business. Then process of globalization is become very comman in internaqtionasl business because of the bthe incesing international of the world market of goods, services and capital.


Globliozation most often refers to the increasing degree of connectivity between various countries and their cconomies. International business generally operate  at one of four basic levels of globalization. These are as follows:
Multidomestic company :this is the first level of globalization. At this level the business consist of several independent units units that operate in different countries. At this level of globalization , there is very little communication between the independent units of  a company which are located in different  countries.
International company:this is the second level of globalization at this leve, an internatonal company maintain headquarter5s in one country and the branch of the company are located in different countries.
Transnational company: this is the third level of globalization. A transational company consist of loosely integrated business units in different countries. At this level of globalization. The company focuses on making the product.
Truly global company:this is the fourth and last level of globalization. At this level of globlizatyion the company vierws the entire world as a single businesss market. The company develops an overall strategy for its various operation around the world.


Globl;ization has following  advantages:
It result in better interaction between people who are related to different countries.
IT pvovides quick transformation of products and information from one country to another.


Globalization of market
Globalization of markets
Falling barriers to trade and investment
Technological  innovent
Globlization of markets

The falling of obstacles to international trade enables yhe organization to vie4w the entire world as their market. The lowering of barriers tro trade and invrstment also allows organination set up a mar4ket for products in the market for trhrir products in one country.


Globalization of production refers to the sourcing of goods and services from lqcqtion around the world to takje advantages of differences in the cost and quality factors of production. The main aim of an organization is to compete more effectively in it international market by voffering a product with good quality and low cost.

Saturday, 11 February 2017

Challenges of multinational firm|Challenges faced by multinational firm

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Challenges of multinational firm|Challenges faced by multinational firm

Challenges of a multinational firm

A multinational firm operates in diverse environments, the finance manager of the firm encounters a large number of challenges. They include
·       Complex taxation systems : multinational firms, operating in different economic system with their subsidiaries, have to face multiple tax system. The diversity of taxation affects the profitability of the multinational firm and it because a tedious job for the finance manager to perform decision making tasks in such complex situations.
·       Diverse financing mediums: A multinational firm has various sources of financing. However, some of them, coming from the economy in which the firm is new, may generate market-prone risks. This can be due to some specific risks pertaining to the economies that cause the decline in the profitability of the firm.
multinational firm

·       Political risk : multinational firms, while investing in a country, are prone to the political risks in that country. A major political risk faced by them is expropriation on confiscation of private property. It is, therefore, necessary for the firms to carefully analyse the investment ratings of the countries before they invest.

·       Risk of foreign exchange : multinational firms may also faces challenges due to its diverse physical environment . this hampers standardization of products, procedures and management style of a multi national firm. The weather and the landscape of the locations mayalso affect the performances of the individuals of the firm.

Friday, 10 February 2017

What are the problem faced in international marketing?

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What are the problem faced in international marketing?

Problems in international marketing

International marketing and domestic marketing look very different from each other. The basic principles of both are same. International maketing differs from domestic marketing only in the environment in which carried out. International marketing faces more problems and difficulties than domestic marketing. Some of the problems faced by international marketing are the following

·       The distinct legal and political system of countries is one of the problems for international marketing . the legal system in term civil laws, common laws and religious laws.
·       The cross-cultural environment of countries is another problem for international marketing. However, domestic marketing also faces such problems.
·       Financial system can differ from country to country
·       Currency units also vary from country to country. This poses problems in exchange rates.
·       Language can also create problems for the marketer. Same words or terms may have different languages. The language problem is a major issue in india.
·       Market infrastructure of countries can differ from each other. The advertisement mediums used in one country may not be available in another country.
·       Import restrictions imposed by countries on international marketing are another problem.
·       The cost of transportation can be very high in carrying out international business transactions because of large distances between countries.

What is international marketing | concept of international marketing

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What is international marketing | concept of international marketing

International marketing

International business also contains an indispensable concept known as international marketing. The term international marketing should not be confused with international business. At its simplest level, international marketing involves the firm making one or more marketing mix decision across national boundaries. At its most complex level, it involves the firm establishing manufacturing facilities overseas and coordinating marketing strategies across the globe. Different definitions of international marketing are given as follows:
international marketing

The most relevant factors for a firm that is marketing abroad are the following

Social factors :

·       Culture of the country
·       Language of the country
·       Environment and climate of the country
·       Marketing infrastructure
·       Financial system

Economic factors

·       Currency restrictions of the country
·       Government policy
·       Taxation
·       Internal demand management policies


·       Opposing organization in the importing country
·       Opposing organization in competing countries
·       Opposing organization in own country


·       Costs of planning and controlling the movement of goods
·       Transportation required


·       Political and commercial risks

·       Risks from enemies, thieves and piracy

Business model Definition | Business model Example

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Business model Definition | Business model Example

Business model

 A broad term that explains the position of a business organization in the value chain, the choice of customer, products and the cost of conducting business.

Business model

Business models

1.     Business-to-business
2.    Business-to-consumer
3.    Consumer-to-consumer

Business to business model

This model needs two or more business organization that do business with each other. It entails commercial activity among companies, through the internet as a medium. At present there are many types of e-business. The B2B e-business is of the following types:
·       Supplier oriented : in this type of B2B e-business, a supplier establish an electronic market where a number of customers or buyers transact with suppliers. Generally, it is done by a supplier who has monopoly over the products that he supplies.
·       Buyer oriented : In this type of B2B electronic commerce, big business organization with a high volume purchase capacity create an e-business marketplace for purchases and gain by establishing a website of their own.
·       Intermediary oriented : In this type of B2B e-business, a third party establish the e-business marketplace and attracts both buyers and sellers to interact with each other.

Business to consumer model

This model clearly concentrates on individual buyer and is thus known as the business to consumer model. This model enables consumers to browse, select and merchandise online from wider variety of sellers and at better prices.The B2C  business interaction is most appropriate for the following types of transaction
·       Easily transformable goods, that is, products that are easily transformable into digital format, such as videos, software packages, music, books, etc
·       Highly-rated branded items or items with return security.
·       Items sold in packets that are not possible to open in physical stores.

Consumer to consumer model

In a consumer to consumer model, consumers sell directly to other consumers via online classified advertisements and auctions or by selling personal services or expertise online. The C2C model involves the popular peer-to-peer software,that facilities the exchange of data directly between individuals over the internet.

Tuesday, 7 February 2017

what is E-commerce mechanism?

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what is E-commerce mechanism?

E-commerce mechanism

Internet is the best way of communication between two parties. Online business is growing speedily through a variety of software that help consumers buy and sell. In the field of online businesses, two popular methods are the following
·       Shopping cart software
·       Online e-telephony

E-commerce mechanism

Shopping cart software is a means of online presentation of goods for sale. shopping cart software provides an idea of the goods, online payment facility, joint selection of goods in form of a list, etc. By selecting items, shopping cart software allows shopping online effectively. There are many features provided by this software. They include the following

·       Credit card adequacy
·       Simple navigation system for consumers
·       Consumer account ability
·       Order management ability
·       Web based administration ability
·       Flexible shipping and tax options
·       Built-in site optimization tools
·       Inventory management ability

One of the finest ways to communication regarding business is online telephony. It is the technology which is used to convert voice singnals into data packets which are transported to a data networks running an internet protocol .it is the technology that allows the consumer to call by phone on same line which they are using for internet connection. It helps in saving the cost making calls on basic telephoneline for business communication. This online communication technology is commonly known as voice over internet protocol.

what are application of e-commerce

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what are application of e-commerce

Application of E-commerce

1.    Searching capability : The consumer should be able to search products of interest and switch directly to the interested product over the internet.
2.    Downloading products : Consumers should able to download products and other supporting information and make their purchase decision.
3.    Online support : Staff should focus on customer services issued online.
4.    FAQ based on products : Once customers buys the products, they expect their problems to sort out directly without having to pick up the telephone.
5.    Message board to support customers : A message board provides customers access to information at all the time in a day. New customers can get benefited from the Questions and solution provided by a message board.
6.    Product newsletter : Customers can stay up-to –date with product information. Users can easily subscribe to mailing lists for product information.