How organizational structure impacts the way business gets done, management homework help

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Using a case study in Chapter 9, answer one of the following questions about how organizational structure impacts the way business gets done:

Answer one of the following:

1. As the director of operations, how would your functional unit’s role change in each of the structures?

2. As director of human resources, what would be two concerns associated with each of the structures?

3. As the leader of research and development, what would be a cause of change in each of the structures?

4. As director of customer service, what could change as a result of the new structures?

Instructions:

Use at least two outside, credible sources in addition to textbook when answering the question.

700-800 words

APA style

Text Book (Grant, R. M., & Jordan, J. J. (2015). Foundations of strategy. John Wiley & Sons).

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IMPACT OF ORGANIZATIONAL STRUCTURE ON BUSINESS
Case Study: Designing and Redesigning Cisco
As the leader of research and development, what would be a cause of change in each of the
structures?
A thorough review of the of the case of Cisco reveals that the company faced many
challenges in its business environment that prompted it to design and redesign its organizational
structure in an attempt to respond to the changing market conditions, customer and
organizational needs. Cisco faced many challenges both internally and externally that led to the
implementation of different structures within the company in order to achieve the best out of
their business. As a leader of research and development, the main cause that could have led to
the company adopting a product-based structure was to experiment with new products and
identify those that appealed well in the market. Another reason was to diversify an...

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