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Unformatted text preview: Coincidence of responsibility and authority can not have responsibility without authority responsibility is individual can not delegate your responsibility General Electric Company Line and Staff organizations line organization creates end customer values staff organization advises, consults and supports the line organization line -- marketing(sales), engineering, manufacturing, finance staff IT, payroll, human resources, legal Army, Navy, Air Force Infantry, Armor, Artillery, Ships at sea, SAC, TAC, line organizations that directly engage Business Policy operating principles -- manage a business within the framework of society Enron, Tyco, Arthur Andersen, others society punishes JOBS = CUSTOMER NEEDS + CAPITAL + LABOR + MANAGEMENT...
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