121. What is the term for an autonomous business entity within an overall corporate enterprise which is set apart from other areas of the business?
A. Subsidiary
B Strategic partnership
C. Strategic alliance
D. Strategic business unit

122. What is a virtual organisation?
A. An organisation that uses information and communications technologies (ICT’s) to coordinate activities without physical boundaries between different functions
B. An organisation that uses internet technologies to sell products to customers
C.An organisation that manages the supply chain using digital technologies
D. An organisation that coordinates the workforce via video conferencing

123. What is a strategic alliance?
A. Any form of partnership between one firm and another
B. Formal agreement committing two or more firms to exchange resources to produce products or services
C. Formal agreement to share profits from a shared investment
D.Formal agreement to share knowledge

124. What is not a purpose of an organisational structure?
A. To coordinate people and resources
B. To organise lines of communication
C. To formalise authority
D. To limit workers’ rights

125. What is the term for the act of getting individuals to behave in ways that are acceptable to a group?
A. Indoctrination
B. Brainwashing
C. Propaganda
D. Socialisation

126. What is not one of the layers of cultural influence?
A. Social
B. Business
C. Organisational
D. Company

127. Which of the following is not part of Schein’s model of the formation of culture?
A. Shared values
B. Pre-conceptions
C. Shared beliefs
D. Norms

128. What is a paradigm?
A. A theoretical assumption
B. An illustration
C. A theoretical model
D. An example serving as a model

129. Which element of the cultural web forms regalia?
A. Symbols
B. Rituals and routines
C. Power structures
D. Control systems

130. What type of organisational culture is most likely to deliver stability and efficiency?
A. Task culture
B. Role culture
C. Power culture
D. People culture

This Post Has 9 Comments

  1. Spencer Bovard

    I’ll immediately grab your rss feed as I can’t in finding your e-mail subscription link or newsletter service. Do you’ve any? Please permit me recognise so that I could subscribe. Thanks.|

  2. Caridad Outley

    I absolutely love your website.. Great colors & theme. Did you create this site yourself? Please reply back as I’m attempting to create my own personal website and would love to know where you got this from or exactly what the theme is called. Cheers!|

  3. Margaret Fechtel

    Hi there, its fastidious paragraph about media print, we all be aware of media is a wonderful source of facts.|

  4. Jeff Vanwassenhove

    Hey! I know this is kinda off topic however I’d figured I’d ask. Would you be interested in exchanging links or maybe guest authoring a blog article or vice-versa? My website goes over a lot of the same topics as yours and I feel we could greatly benefit from each other. If you happen to be interested feel free to shoot me an email. I look forward to hearing from you! Great blog by the way!|

  5. Nolan Mcgrant

    Hello! This is my 1st comment here so I just wanted to give a quick shout out and tell you I really enjoy reading through your blog posts. Can you suggest any other blogs/websites/forums that go over the same topics? Thanks a lot!|

  6. Jeremy Urbina

    Hey I know this is off topic but I was wondering if you knew of any widgets I could add to my blog that automatically tweet my newest twitter updates. I’ve been looking for a plug-in like this for quite some time and was hoping maybe you would have some experience with something like this. Please let me know if you run into anything. I truly enjoy reading your blog and I look forward to your new updates.|

  7. This is a great tip particularly to those fresh to the blogosphere.

    Brief but very accurate information… Thank
    you for sharing this one. A must read article!

Leave a Reply