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competitors needs sophisticated system to maintain adequate control. Example : Emery AirFreight was quite profitable until it bought Purolator Courier Corporation. After the acquisitionthe company became big, and more complex, but it added no new controls to organization.Consequently, Emery lost market share and was on the verge of bankruptcy.Helps minimize costs.When practiced effectively, control can help reduce costs and boost output. Example : Georgia-pacific Corporation, a furniture company, learned a new technology that it could use thinnerblades for its saws. The company used its control system to calculate that massive amount ofwood could be saved by using the thinner blades, and thus it could save them a huge cost. Asthe company discovered, effective control systems can eliminate waste, lower labor costs, andimprove per unit output.B) Explain different type of budget? Difference between Bureaucratic and DecentralizationControl?
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periodBureaucratic ControlA form of organizational control characterized by formal and mechanisticstructural arrangements.Decentralized ControlAn approach to organizational control characterized by informal and organicstructural arrangements.DimensionBureaucratic ControlDecentralized ControlGoal of controlapproachEmployee complianceEmployee commitmentDegree of formalityStrict rules, formal controls, rigidhierarchyGroup norms, culture, self-controlPerformanceexpectationsDirected toward minimumlevels of acceptableperformanceDirected toward enhancedperformance above and beyondthe minimumOrganization designTall structure, top-downinfluenceFlat structure, shared influenceReward systemDirected at individualperformanceDirected at group performanceParticipationLimited and formalExtended and informal11 |P a g e
C) Why manager resist to control? How to overcome resistance to control?

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Management, effective control, Administration and Management

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