Choose one of the following scenarios and watch the accompanying video.
- You are an executive for an international corporation that is expanding into China. Your task is to set up a hiring program that will be used in the new Chinese branch of the company.
- Read transcript for “Business the Chinese Way”
- You work for a refugee relief organization. You are given the job of setting up schools in Chechen refugee camps in Chechnya.
- Video: “Chechen Refugee Camps”
- You work for a humanitarian organization. You are asked to expand your organization into Iraq to aid in the country’s rebuilding effort.
- Video: “Post War Conditions in Iraq”
Write a 1,400- to 1,750-word paper about the challenges of planning the project.
Include the following in your paper:
- At least three topics that you would like to better understand before beginning the project.
- Describe ethnocentric challenges that may arise when planning the project.
- Discuss the types of questions the researcher should ask.