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Organization design

Ronald J. Recardo

Organization design

a practical methodology and toolkit

by Ronald J. Recardo

  • 281 Want to read
  • 22 Currently reading

Published by HRD Press in Amherst, Mass .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Changement organisationnel,
  • Organizational change

  • Edition Notes

    StatementRonald J. Recardo
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHD58.8 .R43 2008eb
    The Physical Object
    Format[ressource e lectronique] :
    Pagination1 online resource.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25558580M
    ISBN 109781599961521
    OCLC/WorldCa502954717

    A well-designed organization ensures that the form of the organization matches its purpose or strategy, meets the challenges posed by business realities and significantly increases the likelihood that the collective efforts of people will be successful. When the requirements for a particular component — such as an operator having unique skills — are critical, it may be worthwhile to maintain a standby operator. One thing I was impressed with, given how much we skipped around, was how easy it was to pick up each section we were asked to read. Large and complex redesign projects can be completed within several days. Becoming an Agile organization requires the thoughtful design and alignment of many organization choices. But this gives you an idea of the kinds of integration and improved collaboration that can result from organizational design.

    As a person running a software company and also providing consultancy services, this book gave me a lot of new ideas on things that I can improve not only in our company but also in the work we do with our clients. It follows that the interface between managers and systems designers is critical, and mutual understanding must be fostered to maximize returns from design efforts. She has written an outstandingly practical book based on her profound experience and deep insights in organization design. People loved the interactivity and the fact that they were able to collectively redesign the system from a user perspective in ways that we can take forward.

    Here are ten of them with brief notes. It also shows how you can foster engagement through everyday conversations, staff meetings, and work design. From the strategy we develop criteria that guide us in developing and choosing between different organization alternatives. It is often dysfunctional and expensive to develop much greater capacity for one segment of a system than for some other part.


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Organization design book

It is customary for it to have printed text on it. This is lovely toolkit — well designed and presented. Control and Commitment Principle - the primary concern in this principle is insuring managers have a process to effectively discharge decentralized principles.

But which toolkit and which tool? The front cover usually contains at least the title or authorwith possibly an appropriate illustration. Reward systems, performance systems, information sharing, decision-making and management systems are changed and adjusted.

Five Good Design Tests [6] [ edit ] Each tests coincides with the principles previously mentioned. Post navigation Navigating Transformational Change?

School textbooks are the only type of book that I still purchase in a physical format, and this textbook was no exception. They are normally alphabetized.

Kates, A. Defining tasks, functions, and skills. Contact Us Book Picks The list below presents an annotated bibliography of some essential books for the organization design practitioner. High involvement for design sessions from across the organization helps enable clear, more transparent communication and spread the change and buy-in from the very beginning.

She has written an outstandingly practical book based on her profound experience and deep insights in organization design. Useful when you need to get down to the nitty-gritty of job and work design. Although the probability of success in implementation is enhanced considerably if management is vitally interested in the project, technical expertise and motivation for change are more likely to be found in staff groups.

In addition, it suggests that leadership patterns must be modified, particularly when dealing with professionals and highly trained specialists, and motivation must take the form of active, willing participation rather than forceful subjugation.

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The system must be tailored to the needs of the organization and adapted continually as circumstances change. The covers are flexible and usually bound to the pages using glue perfect binding. Some may require more detail and be implemented over a longer period of time.

Becoming an Agile organization requires the thoughtful design and alignment of many organization choices. The length of time required to complete a redesign varies depending on the nature, size and resources of the organization.

While Agile may not look the same in organization design as it does in software development, both follow many of the same principles and can yield similar results. Unplanned alterations in an elaborate system can nullify advantages associated with using the system. In the traditional view, the manager operated in a highly structured, rigid system having well-defined goalsclear-cut relationships, tight controls, and hierarchical information flows.May 18,  · Organization Design looks at how to (re)design an organizational system in order to increase productivity, performance and value, and provides the knowledge and methodology to design an adaptive, agile organization capable of handling the kind of continuous organizational change that all businesses face.

The book clarifies why and how organizations need to be in a state of readiness to 5/5(2).

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How can a company, divisionCited by: A well-designed organization is an effective organization. Decisions about organization design determine the shape and form of the organization – not only the reporting structure and authority relations, but also the number and size of sub-units and the interfaces between the sub-units.

Indirectly, such decisions affect individual productivity as well as the organization’s ability to.