Video Lecture 2_7

Video Lecture 2_7 - and order fulfillment and customer...

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-Example: TelePad -They could sell anything/any product; nobody could outsell them. They wanted to make a handheld so they used outsourcing. They had GVO, Inc. make it; they used Intel engineering; they needed a battery maker to manufacture the batteries they had designed; they went to IBM plant manufacturing for help with assembling products. Boundaryless or Horizontal Organization : wants to take down boundaries -Organize around core/business processes—example: new product development, sales
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Unformatted text preview: and order fulfillment, and customer support.-Use multi-disciplinary teams to manage processes-Owner for each process-Reduce vertical and horizontal boundaries-Communication via networked computers-Benefits:-Highly flexible and business focused-Reduces control and coordination costs-Costs:-Difficult to implement-Requires new skills and methods-New information technology...
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This note was uploaded on 09/03/2008 for the course BUAD 204 taught by Professor Combs during the Spring '08 term at USC.

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