This course embarks on a journey through the social context of various countries and how this facet of culture dramatically impacts international business. Alongside other employees of Central Products, you will conduct research and discover the importance of foreign cultures when considering business ventures abroad. Worth 2 PDCs (SHRM).
Become familiar with customs in foreign markets and learn how to identify those with high potential
Understand how to conduct effective market research
Gain insight into various trade organizations and how they function
How do I earn credits with VTR Learning?
Earning credits with VTR Learning is easy. Simply purchase one of our self-paced courses and complete it within a year. Afterward, you will be given a certificate of completion, which contains a code to submit to your certifying organization.
Can I earn free credits?
Yes, you can! For each organization we serve, we offer at least one free course, which can be found at the top of the Shop page. Once you have completed a course, whether free or paid, your certificate of completion will be available under “My Courses”.
How quickly do I receive my credits after completing a course?
Immediately! Once you have completed a course, you will have access to your certificate of completion/activity ID to submit to your organization to redeem your credits.
How long do I have to complete my course?
You have one year after beginning your course to complete it. After that year, your course will close automatically and no progress will be permitted.
What happens if I fail my course?
Your course will reset and you will be allowed to retake the course until you have met the passing requirements.
Do I earn a certificate of completion?
If you are looking to recertify with HRCI, SHRM, APA, and NASBA/AICPA, we offer a certificate of completion that can be used to redeem continuing education credit with these organizations. However, our courses are not accredited stand-alone and are not a certification in any way.
Here are some other courses you might like:
Demystify the world of accounting as you become a protege of Tsong Hua, the quirky but blunt head of Central Products' Accounting Department. Explore all there is to know about creating balance sheets, income statements, cash flow statements, and even managerial accounting concepts like budgeting, data auditing, financial planning, and differentials. Assist Tsong with real-world problems and regulatory ethics as she works through Central's array of assets, liabilities, equities and more in preparation for company growth and expansion. Worth 32.5 PDCs (SHRM) and 28.5 CEUs (HRCI).
This course explores the Income Statement and the departments involved in its creation by explaining how to use data auditing, use financial planning, determine COGS, record losses, and understand how regulatory ethics come into play during the process. Worth 3 PDCs (SHRM) and 3 CEUs (HRCI).
Rarely, if ever, does a business get the opportunity to know how their strategic decisions will pan out ahead of time, so it’s vital to weigh the options and protect against poor outcomes. Join Central Products' International Business team as they use different hedging methods and measure risks in their foreign ventures. Then, find out whether the methods they chose were the right ones. Worth 3 PDCs (SHRM).
Take a trip to the Windy City with Bairos and Eddie to learn more about the Chicago Mercantile Exchange and Financial Exchange Markets. Then, join the team as they discuss new foreign opportunities for Central Products! Worth 2 PDCs (SHRM).
SHRM: VTR is recognized by SHRM to offer SHRM-CP or SHRM-SCP professional development credits (PDCs). This program is valid for 2 PDCs. For more information about certification or recertification, please visit shrmcertification.org.