problem 1: Describe the features of functional organization structure. What are the advantages and disadvantages? Describe the situations under which it is more appropriate.
problem 2: What are the different types of organization structures? Describe them with their advantages and disadvantages.
problem 3: What are the types of committee organization? Describe the basic principles of committee organization.
problem 4: Organizations with large number of branches should adopt Centralized Purchasing. Describe.
problem 5: Describe the features of functional organization structure. What are the advantages and disadvantages? Describe the situations under which it is more appropriate.
problem 6: Differentiate between Mechanistic and Organic Structures of Organization.
problem 7: How does line and staff organization structure distinct from line organization structure? What are the advantages and disadvantages of line and staff organization structure?
problem 8: What are the causes of conflict between line and staff? What can be done to develop line and staff members in to integrated team?
problem 9: Describe the features of the given organization structures in brief.
a) Functional organization.
b) Line and staff organization.
c) Matrix organization.
problem 10: Describe the merits of matrix organization and virtual organization in the present business content.
problem 11: Describe any six factors influencing span of control in detail. Describe how span of control influences structures and managerial effectiveness.
problem 12: Why it is essential to make staff positions in organizations? Do these positions decrease the authority of line managers? Describe.
problem 13: Describe the principles to be observed while designing an organization structure.
a) What do you understand by the term decentralization?
b) How do you find out the need for decentralization? Describe.