Astro Airlines Summary of POWERPOINT

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Astro Airlines Summary Arthur Burton establishes Astro Airlines in 1980 Low-cost, no-frills airline Company emphasized quality, participative leadership, and self- management Despite early success, organizational problems eventually occurred Company filed for bankruptcy in 1986 Problems with Astro Airlines Problem # 1 Organizational Problems Lack of communication, overwhelming workload, and decision processes Sub-problem # 1 Lack of experiences management Issues occurred in company, absence of managerial staff Problem # 2 Burton as CEO and President Not capable of handling all issues, reluctant to hire a new company president, not able to keep up with trends of industry and major competitors Problem # 3 Internal problems associated with employees Attempts of organizing unions, employees quitting jobs, and atmosphere different than original atmosphere of company Alternative Solutions to Problem # 1 Hire new employees for Astro Airlines Pros More work will get done Room for communication
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This note was uploaded on 12/16/2011 for the course BUSINESS 2233 taught by Professor Ahmetselvi during the Spring '11 term at Izmir University of Economics.

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