1. Selected Apple as my multinational company to research for this assignment.
2. Research the company’s strategy, structure, vision, values, culture, top management style, and goals.
3. Write a 2- to 3-pages that discusses the company.
Part 2: IHRM Policies
1. Research the IHRM policies and practices of the company that you selected. In some cases you may need to make some assumptions such as: “What are the HRM policies and practices of our MNE/SME?” If you cannot find the answer to this question, ask yourself the following question: “What are the exemplary HRM policies and practices of a firm in this industry?”
2. Write a 2- to 3-pages that discusses the company’s International HRM policies and practices or the exemplary policies and practices that they should implement.
Part 3: Country Research
1. Research the home country Apple. Include culture, economy, communication practices, transportation, and business practices.
2. Write a 2- to 3-pages that discusses the country. Also, include a discussion on how the country’s practices may impact MNEs/SMEs.
3. Combine all three parts of the paper so that it synthesizes your research and includes the items listed. Use headers in your paper. Include at least five references. Format the paper according to the Academic Paper Guidelines.
The company’s international HRM policies and practices (and/or exemplary policies and practices that should be implemented).
The home country of the company.