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BSU students sit in on international business deal

Posted at 6:27 PM, Sep 05, 2019
and last updated 2019-09-05 20:32:33-04

BOISE, Idaho — International influence starts with knowing how to manage cross-cultural business deals.

Wednesday at Boise State, students at the College of Business and Economics witnessed two companies, one local and one Taiwanese, sign a Memorandum of Understanding in a live business deal slated to bring real-world results.

"This is a great opportunity for students to see how the proof is in the pudding-- how these relationships and all this work, and all this consulting and research, can actually come together into real long-term business agreements," said Jack Marr, associate professor of International Business, Boise State.

The two companies included Taiwan-based manufacturing company Megaforce and local industrial development company SGW Designworks.