Entry Strategy

Based on your reading, research, and analysis, respond to the two discussion questions below: 

· Discussion Topic 1:

· What are the factors that influence an organization’s choice of entry mode in a country? Discuss how the chosen mode fits with an organization’s goals and objectives. 

· Discussion Topic 2:

· What are the country factors that influence an organization’s decision to enter that country? What is the impact of the culture and geography on the organization’s value-chain activities being relocated to the country?

Review the MBA Discussion Guidelines for instructions on participation in discussions. Also, abide by the following guidelines: 

· The titles of your main postings should indicate the discussion topic number (e.g., #1, #2).

· In your discussions, cite examples when you describe theories from your reading and research. You may use examples from your organization or industry, current or recent newsmakers, or other reliable sources.