ABC Project Part I

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ABC PROJECT: PART I 1 ABC Project: Part I September 5, 2011 MGT/309 Jennifer Brown, MBA
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ABC PROJECT: PART I 2 ABC Project ABC Corporation is an organization that manufactures high-end electronic components in a very competitive environment. ABC Corporation must find ways to enhance productivity by using and research and developing a different style of management. Through organizational development, the organization can achieve desired results. A comprehensive plan will help the organization implement change that may help effectiveness throughout the company. The Diagnostic Model that Explain ABC’s Organizational Functions The social network analysis model is a process organization use thats based on a relationship between individual, teams, and groups (Brown, 2011). Effective use of social network analysis can strengthen the formal communication channels and leverage peer support . The model shows how the importance of entities interacting. ABC’s organization uses the social network perspective to encompass theories, models, and applications, which expressed in terms of relational concepts or processes (Gretzel, 2001). The use of network analysis helps ABC’s organization understand many central principles and a network perspective that help leaders within the organization make decisions. With a social network analysis model, ABC’s organization can understand the various roles and groups within their networks. Understanding insight of the experts, leaders, and bridges give decision makers a better understanding how to implement changes and making decisions. A Strategic Vision that Will Increase Productivity and Innovation The operations of ABC must undergo changes to increase their productivity and innovation to match or beat their competition. The management style of ABC lends itself to adaptation and change but the operational side must change and adapt.
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ABC PROJECT: PART I 3 Two major components in the manufacturing operations at ABC Corporation are the people who perform the processes and the technology he or she is accustom to using for the process. The interactions of the people with each other and with the technological processes are the key components that ABC must manage correctly to gain on its competition. The sociotechnical systems (STS) approach “has become an increasingly popular
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This note was uploaded on 10/28/2011 for the course MGT 448 taught by Professor Ard during the Fall '09 term at University of Phoenix.

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