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First Discussion Organizations with a divisional organizational structure can divide various sections of the company into smaller groups which focus on a single product or service. Each group has its executive who is responsible for the hiring and budgeting process. I agree with you when you say that the divisions are standalone entities. As autonomous entities, the divisions enjoy greater operational flexibility because they have the right to practice what they feel is good for their success. Also, communication is useful in this structure because there is immediate feedback within the divisions. Despite the advantages your company enjoys for using a divisional structure, there are various disadvantages which include compartmentalization leading to incompatibilities. Second Discussion Team-based structure involves a group of individuals with different skills and expertise to address a specific component. Individuals in these groups help one another to accomplish a task as well as working together towards achieving the organization objective. Working together in a
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  • Summer '16
  • Moses Thairu
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