OLS 252 Chptr 14

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  1. What is Unity of Command?
    Establishes that a single source is the authority.
  2. What is Span of Control?
    Defines the number of people that one person will supervise.
  3. What is the optimal Span of Control?
    This amount depends on the situation.
  4. What is a Matix Organization?
    Combines the functional and product structures.
  5. What is a Virtual Organization?
    A small core organzation that oursources major business functions.
  6. Why are structures different?
    Size, technology, and focus/strategy affect the size.
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OLS 252 Chptr 14
Typical Structures
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