Professor of Strategy
Professor of Entrepreneurship
Visiting Professor of Strategy
Subsidiary Corporations; Management; Research and Development; Business Enterprises; Business Communication
The article examines various business strategies for large companies with several subsidiaries, discussing which are helpful in a business crisis and which produce innovative ideas.Topics include profiles of companies like Sony, Samsung, and Apple that command a network of suppliers and research & development (R&D) projects, research suggesting that diversified firms benefit from being in contact with their subsidiaries, and the need for partner firms to communicate with one another.