Introduction - AEM 1200 Introduction to Business Management...

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AEM 1200 – Introduction to Business Management Introduction Wage slavery “Modern bureaucracy depends on a particular social structure: a citizen must not be able  to survive on his own, but has to work for someone else” 85% of people in US work for someone else Principles of bureaucratic organization Specialization Formalization Hierarchy There is a pattern and a hierarchy within bureaucratic organizations in order to determine the  right protocol for given situations General Motors during the 1940s is an example of this organizational structure Changes o Society Now we are in a society where there is widespread education Increase in education and mass consumption   high level of  individualism This has also resulted in economic inequality. Now managers have people  who are easier to train and are more autonomous. Therefore, there is no 
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This note was uploaded on 08/28/2009 for the course AEM 1200 taught by Professor Perez,p.d. during the Fall '06 term at Cornell University (Engineering School).

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