The Kaibash Motor Company is considering using the loosely - coupled organizational structure. They have asked you for your evaluation of such a structure and whether you would recommend it for an automobile manufacturer. Discuss your recommendation or recommendations to them.
We assume that the The Kaibash Motor Company makes automobiles. For this type of organization a loosely couple organizational structure would mean decentralization and delegation. Team based structures also are loosely coupled where the teams have considerable autonomy and there is need to bring flexibility to the organization. A loosely coupled organization is suitable in a situation where close supervision of specialized employees is not possible.
However, vehicle manufacturing still remains an assembly line ...
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