Designing Your Organization Using the STAR Model to Solve 5 Critical Design Challenges

ISBN-10: 0787994944

ISBN-13: 9780787994945

Edition: 2007

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Description: Designing Your Organization is a hands-on guide that provides managers with a set of practical tools to use when making organization design decisions. Based on Jay Galbraiths widely used Star Model, the book covers the fundamentals of organization design and offers frameworks and tools to help leaders execute their strategy. The authors address the five specific design challenges that confront most of todays organizations: Designing around the customer Organizing across borders Making a matrix work Solving the centralization/decentralization dilemma Organizing for innovation Designing Your Organization is written for managers and leaders who make critical choices about organizational strategy and execution as well as for human resource and organization design and development professionals who help implement these decisions. This important resource includes a CD-ROM. Praise for Designing Your Organization "Jay Galbraith and Amy Kates provide the compass, charts, essential tools, and supplies for the journey to organization effectiveness in dynamic times. Designing Your Organization, brought forth at a time of major challenges to global business and national priorities, brings contemporary organization decisions into focus and provides clear advice to achieve business performance today and tomorrow." -John D. Hofmeister, president and U.S. country chair, Shell Oil Company "Should be used by every leader seeking to give their organization a competitive advantage. Galbraith and Kates offer a practical framework to align a corporations organizational structure with its business strategy." -Thomas J. Falk, chairman and CEO, Kimberly-Clark Corporation "Starting several decades ago, Jay Galbraith wrote a series of books that essentially defined the field of modern organization design. Now, with deceptive simplicity, compelling logic, and immense practicality, he and Amy Kates have summarized in a single place what every manager needs to know about this vitally important subject." -Thomas W. Malone, Patrick J. McGovern Professor of Management; director, MIT Center for Collective Intelligence, MIT Sloan School of Management; and author, The Future of Work

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Book details

List price: $49.95
Copyright year: 2007
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons, Incorporated
Publication date: 11/2/2007
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 272
Size: 8.50" wide x 10.75" long x 0.75" tall
Weight: 1.738
Language: English

Decision Tools Included on the CD-ROM
Introduction
The Authors
Fundamentals of Organization Design
Designing Around the Customer
Organizing Across Borders
Making a MatrixWork
Solving the Centralization-Decentralization Dilemma
Organizing for Innovation
Conclusion
Appendix: Decision Tools
Bibliography
Index
How to Use the CD-ROM
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