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Running head: STRENGTHENING THE CONNECTION Strengthening the Connection between Divisions Lorraine Huff Unit 2 Individual Project American InterContinental University January 24, 2010
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Abstract USA Today’s Tom Curley has focused his attention for the company on integrating all divisions that produce news in different ways. His goal is to have the internet, paper, and live news divisions work together to achieve success in the new and changing technological environment that people of the world have adopted as part of everyday life. There are four key aspects to obtaining integration within USA Today’s company; job design and goal setting, performance appraisal, incentive, and career development.
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Job Design When considering a new job design for USAT employees, there are a few steps that must be taken. First, management must review the existing literature that explains the positions of all employees, such as training manuals and job descriptions. Next, follow up with employees that have been used these documents as a guide to how their job should be performed. This will show management what it is exactly that the employees have become accustomed to and why they are so against the changes that integration will bring. The employees should be asked for input and ideas that could make their performance more effective. After taking all of this information into consideration, management can then start to create a new job design for the entire company by incorporating the wants and needs of the employees with the goals of management. A job design determines what is to be done and describes why and how it should be done in a
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This note was uploaded on 01/18/2012 for the course OB BA631 taught by Professor Dr.j.venkatesh during the Spring '11 term at American InterContinental University.

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