Compare and contrast two of the structural configurations from chapter 4 in Bolman & Deal. Which structural configuration do you favor and why?
- Organizational structural frames, impact on organizational efficiency, and restructuring
- Bolman & Deal text: Chapters 1-4
- Harvey & Allard text: Chapters 1-5
- Complete Discussion Questions/Exercises and participate actively in Week 1 Discussions Forum
Have These Required Resources by the end of Week 1:
- Bolman, L. G., & Deal, T. E. (2013). Reframing organizations: Artistry, choice and leadership (5th ed.). San Francisco, CA: Jossey-Bass. (ISBN: 9781118573334)
- Harvey, C. P., & Allard, M. J. (2015). Understanding and managing diversity: Readings, cases and exercises (6th ed.). Boston, MA: Pearson. (ISBN: 9780133548198)