Integrative Case Analysis: The Donor Services Department
The Donor Services Department is a crucial dimension of a company that offers an
endearing, commendable service to less-fortunate familie
Integrative Case Analysis: First Union: An Office Without Walls
A number of problems of an internal nature plague First Union Federal. The president of
the company may have manipulated the
Integrative Case Analysis: The Plaza Inn
The Plaza Inn described in the textbook is a business that has suffered through difficult
financial constraints and a workforce affected adversely becaus
IKEA: Scandinavian Style
Ingvar Kamprad formed IKEA in 1943 at the young age of 17. Ingvar grew up in
southern Sweden in a rural area. In this area the individuals relied on hard work and
Target Corporation went through a variety of name changes beginning in 1881, but in
1962 the company was officially named Target. Since the beginning, Target was focused on
giving back to the c
The Plaza Inn
With the Plaza Inn not measuring up to Relais & Chateaux standards, the two critical
guest contact departments needed to improve the way they functioned. This is because th
Chapter 2 Test Study Guide
What is organizational goal?
What is strategic intent?
What are the three components of strategic intent?
What are the six operating goals of an organization?
What is the difference between mission and operating goals?
Integrative Case Analysis: Infrastructure Change at Royce Consulting
Royce Consultings values of focusing on clients, its people, and its reputation present a
compelling organizational culture.
Integrative Case Analysis: Perdue Farms
Like all companies, Perdue Farms has suffered many difficulties. These difficulties have
assumed the forms of environmental issues, animal-treatment contr
Integrative Case Analysis: IKEA: Scandinavian Style
IKEA has remained a leading competitor in the home-furnishing industry for decades due
to the companys innovation, ingenuity, and creativity o
Integrative Case Analysis: Custom Chip, Inc.
The corporation known as Custom Chip, Inc., suffers from a myriad of problems. A lack
of adequate communication and coordination is occurring b
Chapter 3 Study Guide
What are the three components of organization structure?
Describe a horizontal structure.
What are traditional organization and learning organization?
Which is centralized and which is decentralized?
Which is focused on learning and
Chapter Four Study Guide
What is organizational environment?
Define domain and sector.
What is the task environment? Give examples.
What is the general environment?
What are the sectors of the general environment?
What is the international environment?
Chapter One Study Guide
What are the six organizational challenges today?
Why is it important to understand organizational theory (three things)?
What are the four components that define an organization?
Why are organizations important (seven things)?
The Man Behind the Film
George Eastman (1854-1932)
Not especially gifted.
Dropped out of high school
Successful entrepreneur by his midtwenties.
19th Century Innovations
Dry Emulsion Plates
You push the button we will do
This report will examine the establishment of Eastman Kodak, the innovations birthed by
George Eastman and how they and the companys later innovations benefited the world. The
companys extensive, almost-unchallenged growth and acquisition of ma
BAMG 457.005: Organizational Theory & Design
Dr. Abe Harraf
MW 1:30-3:30 OR by Appointment
Course Prefix/Title: BAMG 457Organizational Theory & Design