What are the ten forces that flatten the world and can you both name and give some examples? No

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  1. The Berlin Wall came down ending the Cold War.
  2. The internet came to exist allowing easy communication.
  3. Software made it easier to do things like having an integrated global supply chain.
  4. Open source software opens information and technology up to more people.
  5. Outsourcing makes countries deal with each other more.
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  1. The Berlin Wall came down ending the Cold War.
  2. The internet came to exist allowing easy communication.
  3. Software made it easier to do things like having an integrated global supply chain.
  4. Open source software opens information and technology up to more people.
  5. Outsourcing makes countries deal with each other more.
  6. Offshoring does the same.
  7. Huge companies like Wal-Mart have global supply chains (this really duplicates things like 3,5 and 6).
  8. UPS and companies like it will take care of logistics for global companies.
  9. Web search allows people to get information easily and quickly.
  10. Gadgets allow people to be connected all the time.
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