Executive Commentary

November 1994
Academy of Management Executive;Nov94, Vol. 8 Issue 4, p28
Academic Journal
The article presents a commentary on the paper "Rethinking Organizational Design," by Robert W. Keidel. The author contends that restructuring and re-engineering are quick fixes for ongoing organizational problems. She says most firms ignore the need for thoughtful consideration when tackling organizational design. She suggests creating off-line practice fields for rethinking issues. The author points out that organizations where managers engage in rethinking organizational design will have the best prospects for survival.


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