Description: Companies like Apple, IBM and Microsoft once stood in the shadow of much larger and more powerful Japanese electronics giants. Those days are long gone — and, lately, it looks like they may never come back.
Date: May 25, 2012
Questions for Discussions:
- Summarize the strategic arguments presented by the reporter.
- Do you agree with this analysis and assessment?
- What is the message for managers looking for means to respond to global competition?