International Business

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International Business is a business program whereby students will learn
about standard business subjects, but the focus would be of business skills in a global context. Students will examine how business organisations operate in an international environment and gain an understanding of the development and implementation of strategy, managerial activities and organisational issues
relating to cross-border activities. These would include business transactions between and within countries; the laws and logistics of international trade and of investments made in foreign markets. International business graduates can become the compelling public faces of
their companies to act with knowledge, elegance and cultural sensitivity to facilitate deals and transactions that benefit all parties concerned.

Job Description:

  • Advocate the practice of cultural sensitivity in business
  • Frequent travel abroad for the facilitation of business deals
  • Legal document analysis
  • Preparation of employees for foreign travel and business dealings
  • Representation of the company as an international sales representative or
  • The management of imports and exports in multinational corporations
  • The study and implementation of ethical behavior and standards
  • Translator for business dealings
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Career Paths:

  • Business Development Director
  • Foreign Currency Investment Advisor
  • Foreign Sales Representative
  • Import and Export Agent
  • International Foreign Policy Advisor
  • International Management Consultant
  • International Marketing Director
  • International Trade and Customs Manager
  • Multinational Manager
  • Translator
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Specific Skill Set Required:

  • A team player
  • Adaptable
  • Cultural sensitivity
  • Curious and intuitive
  • Flexible
  • Highly motivated
  • Interest in travel
  • Negotiation skills
  • Strong communication skills
  • Strong organisational skills
  • The ability to work under pressure
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