This capstone-like course builds on previous coursework and provides participants with an opportunity to integrate various functional areas into the development of a strategy. Participants will study the underlying foundations of corporate strategy, opportunity assessment, strategy implementation, and strategy control. Participants successfully completing this course will be better prepared for their professional career in general and for a business career in particular. Hopefully, this course will also further stimulate your interest in business affairs and developments all around the world. In addition to the learning outcomes listed below, upon successful completion of this course, you will have demonstrated your ability and willingness to: manage your time; engage in constructive criticism and discussion; exhibit oral and written communication skills; use different research resources; and exhibit a number of skills and characteristics desired by employers worldwide – these skills and characteristics include motivation, dedication, discipline, creativity, integrity, diversity awareness, global thinking, analytical thinking, and a positive work attitude.