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1. What is the relationship between strategy and structure within the context of strategic implementation? What is a simple structure? What is a functional structure? What is a multidivisional structure?

2. What is the role of leadership in strategic implementation? What are the key strategic leadership actions? How might these key leadership actions affect strategic leadership in the future?

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What is the relationship between strategy and structure within the context of strategic implementation? What is a simple structure? What is a functional structure? What is a multidivisional structure?

The organizational structure provides a platform for the implementation of the strategic plan and thus, the type of structure prevalent in an organization impacts the implementation of the plan in the sense that an organization's strategy has to be modified in light of the prevalent structure and customized to suit the prevailing structure in order to be effective. Structure is a sort of framework within which strategic decision making has to take place.

A simple structure is one that is prevalent in small organizations where all major decisions and monitoring of activities ...

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1. What is the relationship between strategy and structure within the context of strategic implementation? What is a simple structure? What is a functional structure? What is a multidivisional structure?

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