TE 512 – Administration and Funding
Book for this class is: Using Bolman and Deal’s Reframing Organizations
Due Sep 13 by 11:59pm
Class Discussion Chapter Three
Read chapter three and answer one (ANSWER ONY ONE) of the following questions:
1. What is a core premise of the structural lens?
2. In what situations is a tightly controlled, top-down organizational structure effective? In what situations is it ineffective?
3. What are the “structural imperatives” identified by Bolman and Deal? In other words, what is the universal set of internal and external parameters that organizations need to respond to when choosing its structure?
4. How does structure influence what happens in the workplace?
CHOOSE ONE AND ONLY ANSWER ONE OF THESE 4 QUESTIONS