Sharon Cannon was an MBA student in Detroit, Michigan, with a managerial position at the Ford Motor Company plant. She

sharon Cannon was an MBA student in Detroit, Michigan, with a managerial position at the Ford Motor Company plant. She was invited to join a company that had entered into a joint venture with a German firm to manage a Volkswagen plant. Sharon would be under contract for one year, with an option to renew for a total of three years. Her salary would be 350% more than she was currently earning, and she would be given two all-expenses paid vacations each year. The money and the benefits sounded very nice, but Sharon wasn’t sure what the best choice would be. If she should decide to take the job, she will be most successful in a foreign assignment if she has: a. high uncertainty avoidance. b. cultural intelligence. c. linguistic pluralism. d. ethnocentrism. e. geocentrism.

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