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Can organizations change?

Environmental protection, citizen participation, and the Corps of Engineers

by Daniel A. Mazmanian

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Published by Brookings Institution in Washington .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • United States. Army. Corps of Engineers -- Civil functions,
    • Environmental policy -- United States -- Citizen participation,
    • Organizational change -- United States -- Case studies

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references and index.

      StatementDaniel A. Mazmanian, Jeanne Nienaber.
      ContributionsClarke, Jeanne Nienaber, 1943- joint author.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHC110.E5 M39
      The Physical Object
      Paginationx, 220 p. :
      Number of Pages220
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4737579M
      ISBN 100815755244, 0815755236
      LC Control Number78027767

      addition, the current definition of Change Management can contain individual change management models to address the people side of change. 2 Generally, change management can address the large part of a business operation from planning to controlling; i.e. organization and governance structure, product development. Organizational change is pervasive today, as organizations struggle to adapt or face decline in the volatile environments of a global economic and political world. The many potent forces in these environments—competition, technological innovations, professionalism, and demographics, to name a few—shape the process of organizational adaptation.

      Organizational Change Chapter Exam Instructions. Choose your answers to the questions and click 'Next' to see the next set of questions. You can skip questions if you would like and come back to.   Editor’s note: This post originally appeared on TLNT and was used to populate CultureU for its launch. See part 1 of this 2 part post: New Study: 96% Think Culture Change is Needed in Their Organization The bottom line from the Booz & Company culture study is this: 96 percent said culture change is needed. The challenge is that leaders must go far beyond basic tips, keys, or “levers.

      McGraw-Hill Education, First edition. Softcover. New. Managing Organizational Change, by Palmer/Dunford/Akin, provides managers with an awareness of the issues involved in managing change, moving them beyond ""one-best way"" approaches and providing them with access to multiple perspectives that they can draw upon in order to enhance their success in producing organizational change.   Change is a word that generates uneasiness in most of us. However, successful organizations understand that when they are doing things the same way with poor results, implementing organizational change can be necessary. But most would agree that we can think of a time we had a good change in our lives.


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