quiz chagpter 3.docx - Quiz 3 31\/32 At the project level which of the following is a factor that should influence the choice of project management

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Quiz 3 31/32 At the project level, which of the following is a factor that should influence the choice of project management structure? The size of the project The strategic importance of the project Budget and time constraints The novelty of the project All of these are factors that should influence the choice of project management structure. Elizabeth is considering how to structure a project team that will not directly disrupt ongoing operations. The project needs to be done quickly and a high level of motivation will be needed in order to do that. For this situation, the ________ organization would be the best choice. Balanced matrix Weak matrix Projectized Strong matrix Functional Organizational culture is best explained as organizational Personality. Background. Hierarchy. Reporting relationships. Management style. All of the following are disadvantages of organizing projects within a matrix arrangement EXCEPT Expensive. Stressful. Longer project duration. Infighting. Dysfunctional conflict between functional managers and project managers. Which of the following is a disadvantage of a projectized organization? Poor integration
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Quiz 3 31/32 Longer project duration It is expensive High complexity Lack of focus on the project Which of the following is NOT true regarding organizing projects within a matrix arrangement? It is designed to optimally utilize resources by having individuals work on multiple projects as well as being capable of performing normal functional duties. It is a hybrid form of organization that combines characteristics of both dedicated project teams and functional organization. There are usually two chains of command. Provides a dual focus between functional/technical expertise and project requirements that are missing in either the project team or the functional approach. Its flexibility supports a strong project focus that helps alleviate stress among project team members.
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