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Threads Main View Page 1 of 3 Workshop 3: Workshop Three – 3.4 Discussion Global Staffing
Introduction and Alignment
You need to understand the differences among the ethnocentric, geocentric, and polycentric staffing
approach and which staffing to use according to the country in which the business is being organized.
Staffing the organization can be a tool for developing and promoting the desired corporate culture of the firm.
The decision to staff from an ethnocentric, geocentric, or polycentric position needs to be made early in the
formation of an international business.
Upon completion of this assignment, you should be able to:
? Evaluate elements of ethnocentric, geocentric, and polycentric staffing. Resources
? Textbook: Global Business Today Instructions
1. Read Chapter 17 in the Global Business Today textbook.
2. Navigate to the threaded discussion below:
a. Using your chosen company, describe the staffing policy you believe they should incorporate.
Why did you chose this staffing policy?
b. Use OCLS to find an article that discusses one of these three types of staffing policies
(ethnocentric, geocentric, and polycentric). Discuss the article.
3. Your initial post should be 150 to 200 words in length. Using OCLS, include two credible sources that
are properly cited in APA format.
4. Initial posting is due by the end of the fourth day of the workshop.
5. Now conduct a critical analysis of postings by two of your classmates by the end of the workshop.
a. For each, your critical analysis of your classmate?s posting should be written to include the
i. Identify important information (facts, experiences, data, etc.)
ii. Identify the main conclusions drawn.
iii. Analyze the key concepts in order to understand your classmate?s line of reasoning.
iv. Note the underlying main assumption(s), of your classmate?s thinking.
b. The focus for your critical analysis is not whether or not you agree with your classmate, but
how well his/her position is presented.
c. Each response should be at least 100 words in length and cite THREE credible sources. Assessment Criteria
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a minimum of
as well as all
instructor followup questions You respond
and some of directed to you. the instructor
follow-up You are clearly
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You show little
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one day of the
workshop. workshop. Total Points 35 Topics Global Staffing Global Staffing
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