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Marco Wernli
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Fenster schliessen

_____ refers to the formal system of task and job reporting relationships that
determines how employees use resources to achieve organizational goals.

Organizational socialization

Organizational culture

Organizational structure

Organizational norms

Organizational values

Fenster schliessen

_____ refers to the shared set of beliefs, values, and norms that influence how people
and groups work together to achieve organizational goals.

Organizational structure

Organizational culture

Organizational hierarchy

Organizational effectiveness

Organizational intelligence

Fenster schliessen

_____ is the process by which managers create a specific type of organizational
structure and culture

Forward vertical integration

Tactical planning

Contingency planning

Economies of scale

Organizational design

Fenster schliessen

Which of the following is true of a low-cost strategy?

It fares best in an organization with an informal structure.

It fares best in an organization with more liberal norms.

It fares best in an organization that gives its employees a lot of autonomy.

It is aimed at increasing the value of goods as perceived by customers.

It gives managers greater control over the organizational activities.

Fenster schliessen

Which of the following organizing choices are managers most likely to make to obtain
scarce resources under a rapidly changing external environment?

Establish restrictive norms that guide and govern employees' activities

Centralize authority

Use a mechanistic form of organizing

Establish values that emphasize obedience

Create an entrepreneurial culture

Fenster schliessen

Which of the following organizing choices are managers most likely to make if the
external environment is stable and resources are readily available?

Decentralize authority

Create a more organic organizational structure

Cultivate an entrepreneurial culture in the organization

Establish values and norms that emphasize change and innovation

Use detailed rules, SOPs, and restrictive norms to govern employees’ activities

Fenster schliessen

Which of the following is true of an organization with a stable external environment and
readily available resources?

Less coordination and communication are needed among people and functions to obtain resources

Managers face greater problems in trying to gain access to resources

Managers typically make organizing choices that result in more flexible structures

Authority is likely to be decentralized

Lower-level employees are encouraged to make important operating decisions.

Fenster schliessen

A _____ strategy that is aimed at driving down expenditures in all functions usually
fares best in a more _____ structure with more conservative norms.

differentiation; flexible

differentiation; stable

low-cost; formal

low-cost; informal

low-cost; organic