Alternatives to teams

Fleischer, Mitchell
September 1997
Automotive Manufacturing & Production;Sep97, Vol. 109 Issue 9, p18
Trade Publication
Tackles alternatives to cross-functional teams in achieving the coordination needed for concurrent engineering (CE), as stated in the book `Structure in Fives: Designing Effective Organizations,' by Henry Mintzberg. Direct supervision; Standardization of work processes; Standardization of outputs; Standardization of worker skills; Mutual adjustment.


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