This graduate course provides an in-depth review and analysis of the latest theories and research to provide the advanced graduate student with an understanding of a range of global challenges. The issues include management of global businesses, management of businesses that are impacted by globalization, and management of businesses that use the Internet. Cultural, ethical, standards of practice, political, and legal differences are examined. Communication projects will focus on critical thinking, problem solving, and decision making based on relevant research, information literacy, applied technology, and integration concerns. Attention is focused on utilizing leadership and collaboration practices in dealing with global challenges.