Flashcards in Chapters 1-3 Deck (26):
Representing the organization at events and ceremonies
Exercising influence with people and events
Interacting with other organizations
Receiving information critical for performance
Sharing information within the organization
Presenting information outside the organization
Initiating change to improve performance
Dealing with issues and crises inside and outside of the organization
Determining where the organization’s human and financial resources and technology will be used
Bargaining to arrive at agreements with groups and individuals both within and outside the organization
1. Planning the work that needs to be done.
2. Organizing the work and the workplace to ensure that the work is productive.
3. Commanding or leading and directing the workers.
4. Coordinating the efforts of everyone performing the work.
5. Controlling or monitoring to ensure performance is consistent with the plan.
Classical Economic Approach
Organization limits involvement to activities that improve its own economic performance; earn profit for owners, follow legal and ethical rules of society while making organizations as profitable as possible
Responsibility to deal with social problems; has obligation to be responsible to all elements of communities from which it profits
Organizations of international and Olympic sport
International Olympic Committee, national organizing committees, international sports federations, national governing bodies, Olympic organizing committees
International Olympic committee
Decides where games will be held and which sports will be included; 105 IOC members; HQ in Lausanne, Switzerland
National Organizing Committees
Supply athletes; one per country; athletes need NOC certification to compete; independent of government; USOC
International Sports Federations
Set the rules and hold competitions at the Olympics; FIBA
National Governing Bodies
Focus on preparation of athletes for Olympic competition; USA Hockey
Olympic Organizing Committees
Ensure preparation of physical environment and execution of operational logistics for athletes, officials, media representatives, and spectators
Providing the most up-to-date information available
Giving information that relates to and enhances understanding key issues
Ensuring that information is reliable and valid representation of what is happening
Providing information that is sufficiently comprehensive to represent all of the important aspects of the situation
“A comeback for XFL...”
League owned by Vance McMahon through Alpha Entertainment; 8 teams; no criminal background/ political statements by players; J.B. Say’s “entrepreneur” idea - improved performance is result of better ideas; new sport man. environment - innovation & quality
“A soccer tournament...”
2022 World Cup Qatar; tension in Middle East led to boycott of Gulf Cup and it’s move from Qatar to Kuwait