Trio Of Okanagan College Business Students Seek Votes In The Economist’s Competition
Find a company that you think has the potential to fail.
Wait, let’s make it a little harder: find a company that is currently valued at billions of dollars that you think has the potential to fail within five years. Explain why you think it may fail.
Next, let’s have you do it in a venue that is international, in an event sponsored by the world’s leading business magazine, The Economist.
That was the challenge facing three Okanagan College students, whose submission to The Economist’s student case competition is to be found online among 17 other submissions from business schools from around the globe, including the US, Finland, Hong Kong and Britain. The only other Canadian team entered is from Carleton University. The American competitors include teams from Kent State, Loyola, Rutgers, the University of Colorado, Texas Tech University, and San Jose State University.