1. Discussions, due March 20, 30%
How can offshoring and outsourcing enable a firm to become more resilient? How does the firm define resilience and agile strategies? Provide three examples of firms that have developed resilient practices and strategies in the "pandemic" era.
2. Assignment, due March 24, 40%
Please give examples of five firms that were not resilient to Acts of God, Force Majeure, economic volatility, and market fluctuations in the last three years. Why did these firms not develop "resilient " practices to mitigate the various risks?
3. Final Assignment, due March 26, 30%
Please examine Canadian laws, rules and regulations requiring public and large corporations to have mandatory risk and above all compulsory resilience safe-guards in place as part of corporate strategy, policies and rues. Please provide examples of three firms that implemented the above-mentioned government policies.