There is an increased need to recruit executives with a global outlook, understanding of foreign cultures and the ability to incorporate local practices with management overseas.
What’s happening in Nashville impacts this changing profile of top executives:
- Nine Tennessee-based companies made the Forbes annual list of largest publicly traded global companies
- Businessclimate.com reports foreign-owned businesses are in 277 regional locations employing almost 48,000 people
- Foreign Direct Investment sustains more than 83,000 jobs and nearly $5.9 billion of labor/income annually