With the increasing frequency of globalization, mergers, and acquisitions, international projects are becoming more prevalent and approaching the norm for many organizations. This course addresses a wide range of international projects—based in different industries and multiple countries. It deals with cultural and social differences within firms; cultural and social differences among countries and within countries; languages and dialect variations; different management practices and structures; religious practices; legal, regulatory, and reporting requirements; technology and infrastructure differences in different regions; and time zone differences. Incorporates aspects of the Project Management Institute, A Guide to the Project Management Body of Knowledge (PMBOK® Guide)- Fifth Edition, Project Management Institute, Inc., 2013.
PMBOK is a registered mark of the Project Management Institute, Inc.