The main purpose of an organization chart is to show the hierarchical structure, or chain of command, within an organization. It is a useful management tool that helps organize the workplace. In general, the charts place... More »

Policies and procedures are a means for businesses and other organizations to formally set out what they intend to do and the means by which they will carry out the stated objectives. Carefully considered and correctly i... More »

A business organization determines who is liable for a business and how the business pays its taxes. The most common forms of business organization are sole proprietorships, partnerships, limited liability companies and ... More »

An organization chart for a small business should include the names and roles of all the employees within the company, segments that represent the different functions of employee groups and a hierarchy that demonstrates ... More »

Advantages of formal organizations include systematic working, achievement of organizational objectives, proper coordination and a defined chain of command. Formal organizations also help to ensure that there is no work ... More »

Matrix organizational structure is a method for constructing the reporting chain in a business that deviates from the standard linear model to intermix employees and managers from different departments. The structure can... More »

Carry out a SWOT analysis on a business by conducting a thorough inventory and examination of its internal structure and organization to find its greatest strengths and weakness, either as a whole or in a specific area. ... More »