Management Information Systems - PowerPoint PPT Presentation

Loading...

PPT – Management Information Systems PowerPoint presentation | free to download - id: 799b5e-ZDU3M



Loading


The Adobe Flash plugin is needed to view this content

Get the plugin now

View by Category
About This Presentation
Title:

Management Information Systems

Description:

Management Information Systems The International Dimension Part 1: The Global Economy Study Questions Q1. Why is the global economy important today? – PowerPoint PPT presentation

Number of Views:14
Avg rating:3.0/5.0
Slides: 8
Provided by: lfr83
Category:

less

Write a Comment
User Comments (0)
Transcript and Presenter's Notes

Title: Management Information Systems


1
Management Information Systems
The International Dimension
Part 1 The Global Economy
2
Study Questions
  • Q1. Why is the global economy important today?
  • Q2. How does the global economy change the
    competitive environment?
  • Q3. How does the global economy change
    competitive strategy?
  • Q4. How does the global economy change value
    chains and business processes?
  • Q5. How does the global economy change
    information systems?

3
Q1. Why Is the Global Economy Important Today?
  • Businesses compete in a global market
  • Economies have become more closely integrated
  • Cheap, plentiful telecommunications are available
  • New markets have opened

4
Q2. Changes in the Competitive Environment
  • Internet-equipped world economy
  • Customers and suppliers
  • Suppliers have wider range of customers
  • Customers have more available vendors
  • Easier to learn about each other through search
    engines
  • Substitutes easier to locate
  • Enables new market entrants
  • Intensifies rivalry

5
Q3. How Does the Global Economy Change
Competitive Strategy?
  • Size and complexity of global economy effects
    strategy
  • Enormous task
  • Expensive
  • Size enables unprecedented product
    differentiation

6
Q4. Changing Value Chains and Business Processes
  • Growth in world economy impacts all value chain
    activities
  • Business processes now span the world
  • Need to address differences
  • Culture
  • Language
  • Economic environments

7
Q5. How Does the Global Economy Change
Information Systems?
  • Information systems affected
  • Computer hardware is sold worldwide
  • User interfaces
  • What languages will be used?
  • Can systems use localized programming language?
  • Software applications
  • Human components
  • Cultural differences must be considered.
  • Local norms
  • Job descriptions
  • Reporting relationships
About PowerShow.com