Are/were you surprised to learn that Dartmouth University owns and operates a ski resort, the Dartmouth Skiway? Or that SNHU hosts and caters events through www.uniquevenues.com?
Organizations have a variety of reasons to diversify their business and many ways to diversify and retrench.
Review the products 3M offers (http://www.3m.com/) and the markets it serves. Select one or more 3M businesses and comment on their business diversification strategies using concepts from this module.