Quiz 4: Global Management: Managing Across Borders

Business

False Explanation: Americans "are seen throughout the world as an arrogant people,totally self-absorbed and loud," says Keith Reinhard,former head of advertising conglomerate DDB Worldwide who is leading an effort to reverse that through a nonprofit group called Business for Diplomatic Action.

True Explanation: Becoming a world citizen includes being global in focus,but thinking local,learning what's appropriate behavior,knowing your field,and becoming at least minimally skilled in the language of the local country.

False Explanation: Becoming a world citizen includes learning how not to be an "ugly American." Americans "are seen throughout the world as an arrogant people,totally self-absorbed and loud," says Keith Reinhard,former head of advertising conglomerate DDB Worldwide.