Assignment: Challenges in the Global Business Environment worth 330 points
According to the
textbook, ongoing challenges in the global business environment are mostly
attributed to unethical business practices, failure to embrace technology
advancements, and stiff competition among businesses. Imagine that you have
been appointed as Apple’s Chief Compliance Officer and must prepare a paper for Apple’s suppliers regarding Apple’s
Supplier Code of Conduct to deliver to a meeting.
To prepare for your
presentation, review Apple’s Supplier Code of Conduct, located at
Write a four to six (4-6) page paper in which you:
List specific changes that Apple
has made to its Code of Conduct in recent years. Provide at least one (1)
example of each change.
Explain the identified changes to
the suppliers in such a way that they will understand the standards that Apple
requires in order to maintain their relationship with the company.
Written paper, your
assignment must follow these formatting requirements:
Be typed, double spaced, using Times New Roman font (size 12),
with one-inch margins on all sides; citations and references must follow APA or
school-specific format. Check with your professor for any additional
Include a cover page containing the title of the assignment, the
student’s name, the professor’s name, the course title, and the date. The cover
page and the reference page are not included in the required assignment page
The specific course
learning outcomes associated with this assignment are:
Evaluate the influences of changing economic, political, social,
cultural, and technological forces on business and society.
Use technology and information resources to research issues in
business and society.
Write clearly and concisely about business and society using
proper writing mechanics.