Flashcards in 7. Organisation and Management Deck (7)
What is an organisational structure?
It is something referring to the levels of management and division of responsibilities within an organisation
What is a tall organisational structure?
When there are more layers of levels of the employees in a business
What is a wide organisational structure?
When there are more people directly under control by a certain person.
Why is a short chain of command good?
Communication quicker and more accurate, span of control wider, top managers knows lower levels of hierarchy better
What is the role of a manager?
Plan the future for organisation, organising, coordinating with other, commanding employees, controlling their staffs
What are the 3 styles of leadership?
Autocratic (decision made by manager), democratic (employees involved in decision making) and laissez-faire (employees makes own decision)