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What is factor analysis statistical method?
Factor analysis is a statistical method used to investigate whether a number of variables of interest are linearly related to a smaller number of unobserved variables.It is a data reduction tool which removes repetition from a set of correlated variables. The core objective of factor analysis is to reduce the number of variables used to explain a relationship. ...
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Organizational Diagnostics Model Assessment: Industrial Services of America Case Study
Which OD model you think is the best for doing an OD analysis for Industrial Services of America, Inc. based on several current issues the company is facing. You must identify these current issues through your own independent research about Industrial Services of America, Inc. There are several parts to this assignment.
KEYS TO THE ASSIGNMENT:
As the warrant for your case, explain the purpose and the value of conducting an OD diagnosis.
Then briefly evaluate each of the models presented in the background reading by Falletta. Omit Falletta's Org Intel model. Do NOT merely describe the models. You need to infer and comment on their strengths and weaknesses, and specifically indicate what type of organizational problem or functional area would benefit from an analysis using each model. This too will add to the warrant for your Case.
Now, Make a Case. Once you have discussed each of the eleven models, their strengths and weaknesses, and how they could best be applied, identify the model that you would choose for use in your analysis of the chosen company. First, introduce the company and describe its products/services. Then clearly explain the issues you are most concerned about. Then explain why your selection would be the best choice. You may want to find more data/information about the chosen model to make a stronger case with more backing.