WS4 A5 Structural Considerations

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Kristina Pelly WS4 A5 Structural Considerations There are several variables that should be considered when designing an organizational structure for international operations. The major variables which should be considered are: size, appropriate technology, the firm’s strategy, and the environment/location that the firm operates. Several other variables include: differences
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Unformatted text preview: in time, geographic dispersion, cultural attitudes, business practices and geographic dispersion. Environment and location is the most important variable because this sets the tone for all the other variables. Culture and technology both tie into the environment and location, which also explains how the variables interact....
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