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Knowledge and Intellectual Capital

Knowledge is intellectual capital and comes in many forms; individual, group and organizational, to name a few. As an organization acquires knowledge, they become stronger in many areas and are able to make better decisions moving forward with regard to strategy and vision.

Different types of knowledge

What is knowledge (Individual, group, organizational, extra-organizational) and how does knowledge acquire value in an organization?

Organizational Silence

In order for change to be identified and implemented, you need to have dialogue. Consider the issue of organizational silence. What factors in an organization would lead to a high possibility of organizational silence? What techniques would be useful in reducing the possible negative effects of organizational silence?

Google's organizational design and structural organization

Research information on the company Google. Research in detail of how Google applies or utilizes the concepts of motivation, communication, power, achievement, forms and sources of power in the company, and organizational design and structural organization. Include Google's political behavior within the organization and cr

Impacts of Organizational Transience

How are the impacts of organisational transience, employability, and the transaction psychological contract affecting the role of HR professionals and line managers?

Organizational Setting of Glaxo

Evaluate the organizational setting of Glaxo pharmaceutical company in UK with regards to HR, strategy, structure and culture and assess as to how these factors enhances or prevents corporate entrepreneurial actvity within this company.

HR Training Requirement and Organizational Training

The case study scenario and questions: Why is training an important requirement for organizations to undertake? Have you participated in organizational training, and if so, do you feel that it was successful? Why, or why not? The solution includes an in-depth discussion on why employers require organizational training. The

Important Components of an Organizational Theory 400 word essay with reference

Understanding how organizations operate through variables such as human relations, external/internal factors, and environments can be detrimental to establishing standard operating procedures and training models. In order to accomplish the highest level of operational tempo, management often looks to organizational theories to e

Organizational variables for job success 365 word essay with reference

Organizational variables have a major impact on performance, effectiveness, and efficiency of operations. Leadership must be able to classify and utilize these variables as well as understand the complication of them. Define and discuss organizational variables and explain why the classification and utilization of organization

Performance Management & Organizational Effectiveness

Assess the strengths and weaknesses of the performance management system in your own, current organization (or in a past organization in which you worked). What recommendations would you make to improve this system? Who does what and when? How does it work, including employee redress processes?

Kraft Foods Company's Organizational Design and Strategy

Describe the company plan and design for Kraft Foods Company's as well as their main tactical control systems, the largest human assets and issues, environmental factors (especially pertaining to culture) and how all these things add up to benefit or hinder the implementation of Kraft Foods Company's ultimate strategy.

Designing a Test to Verify Organizational Capability

Please help me in designing a test to verify the capabilities of a specific person/position in an organization or one with which you are familiar with. I need to explain the test and the reasoning for the specific design of the test.

Organizational Development Consulting

I would like you to summarize the videos in around 600 words total. Include: How do they define and develop their brand? How do they establish their source credibility? How have they packaged their products?

An organizational decision was made for all employees to store their working documents within SharePoint; so others can easily collaborate and revise items such as communications or spreadsheets. How well employees follow this decision is often dependent on the level of involvement employees have in the decision-making process. The solution is about 450 words long and provides an actual workplace scenario.

The solution discusses how an organization change in employees storing their working documents was achieved. The workplace scenario utilized discusses how some employees were fully engaged in the new process; while others were not and continued to store their documents elsewhere. This solution contains about 450 words.

Roles in Organizational Information Systems

Assuming you are employed by an organization where you work with Information Systems, explain your role as a knowledge worker or expert user of IS with examples of what you need to know about IS and how it can help you do your job in 250 words, APA style. If you are an expert on Information Systems what kinds of things would

Organizational Diagnosis: Skype

Apply the 7S model, the Congruence Model, the Burke-Litwin Model and 3 other models to Skype. Specifically, identify the strengths and weaknesses of each model, discuss two or three issues Skype is facing, and determine which model best applies. Explain why it's the best choice and how the recommended model can be used to

Organizational stakeholders and the board

See the attachment. Speak on Yahoo's latest CEO departure. Who are the various stakeholders for Yahoo? Why did Thompson have to leave Home Depot? What has been the role of investors and of the board? Please answer each in about 2 to 3 paragraphs. Please provide references for further research.

Improving organizational performance with employee characteristics

As a manager, how can you use your knowledge of employee characteristics to improve organizational performance? Provide specific examples to support your response. Which of the following employee characteristics have the greatest impact on employee behavior: general attitudes, job satisfaction, emotions and moods, personality

Managing Organizational Changes

Attached is the background of work redesign done by the internal consulting team. As external consultants, you want to tell them what they did well and what concerns you have about their process and recommended actions. Include the following information: Create one list to specify the analysis and work redesign strategies

Shirts Inc - Organizational Environment

Shirts Inc. has been making small quantities of polo shirts for many years. The shirts are customized and very high quality and premium priced. Currently, the the shirts are produced in one factory in Wisconsin and sold in only three locations in the U.S.: Madison and Milwaukee, Wisconsin, and Chicago, Illinois. Production is 1

Developing an Organizational Plan

I need help with the following questions please as I attempt to develop an organizational plan. The questions relate to an etiquette and image consultant, one-owner, corporation type business. 1. Describe the legal form of your business (proprietorship, partnership, or corporation). 2. Justify the legal form you selected

Organizational design and strategy in global environment

Question: How Can Carter Inc. manage to maintain its eco-friendly operations internationally? Carter Inc. is a company that sells organic dairy products while focusing on environmental concerns. Social responsibility has always been at the core of Carter Inc. In Carter Inc.'s view, making sure that the planet and its resource

Organizational Buying Decisions

Please help with this question: What are three separate ways a health care provider could shape the buying decisions of its customers.

MGT 330 Management for Organizations: Ron Jon Surf Shop, and Hilo Hattie. Both websites are analyzed to detail elements of organizational planning, staffing, leading and controlling. The second part of this case provides research and analysis of Facebook; in regards to its influence and future. The solution is over 500 words and includes 4 references.

1.Access the web sites of Ron Jon Surf Shop ( and Hilo Hattie ( Explain how the two companies are similar and how they are different. Can you find elements of organizational planning, organizing, staffing, leading, and control in their web content? Provide specifi