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    Read the case study ( I have attached) Politics at Walt Disney, and write a 1000-1500 word essay with
    the following two level-one section headers:

    1. Conflict, Politics, and Conflict Resolution (In this section, answer the questions at bottom of the case study attached.)

    2. Effects of Power on Organizational Structure (In this section, include discussion that:
    a. identifies sources and effects of power on organizational structure, and
    b. recommends how to evaluate organizational design/strategy in a global operations environment.)

    Included Chapter 14 for help with the questions. Must cite in APA style, in text also

    Jones, G. R. (2013). Organizational theory, design, and change (7th ed.) [VitalSource version]. Retrieved from https://online.vitalsource.com/#/books/9780133468014

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    Politics at Disney Essay Solution

    1. Conflict, Politics, and Conflict Resolution (In this section, answer the questions at bottom of the case study attached.)

    Discussion Questions:
    1. What are the various sources of conflict and politics that have plagued Walt Disney in the past?

    According to the Case Study, various SOURCES of conflict and politics that plagued Walt Disney in the past seemingly stemmed from Chief Executive Officer, Michael Eisner.  The main issues was about money, revenues, or bottom line profits for stakeholders.  The Case also says that the CEO's idea of centralized decision affected operations so that all important Issues regarding the company had to have his approval. Now, this seems like a good idea for companies to have oversight by top executives, but it is unclear why the Study views his strategy as a problem or challenge.  Yet, since this is about business, which relates primarily to profits, the sources of conflict and politics have financial causations.

    The text goes on to say that Eisner was able to control the agenda until Walt's empire began to incur major losses in the mid 2000s. Poor ...

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    Politics at Walt Disney - Case Study
    Write a 1000-1500 word essay with the following two level-one section headers:
    1. Conflict, Politics, and Conflict Resolution (In this section, answer the questions at bottom of the case study attached.)
    2. Effects of Power on Organizational Structure (In this section, include discussion that:
    a. identifies sources and effects of power on organizational structure, and
    b. recommends how to evaluate organizational design/strategy in a global operations environment.)
    Included Chapter 14 for help with the questions. Must cite in APA style, in text also
    Jones, G. R. (2013). Organizational theory, design, and change (7th ed.) [VitalSource version]. Retrieved from https://online.vitalsource.com/#/books/9780133468014

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