Respond to one of the following questions using the lessons and vocabulary found in the readings.
Compare and contrast each of the five organizational structures from your reading (functional, divisional, matrix, team-based, and virtual network).
Compare the organizational structures of Google and Wal-Mart.
Explain what types of control processes might be found in each of the five organizational structures.
Describe what types of quality management processes might be found in each of the organizational structures.
The final paragraph (three or four sentences) of your initial post should summarize the one or two key points that you are making in your initial response. In essence, from your research and initial post what can we learn about structure and control?
Your posting should be 500-600 words in length.
Start reviewing and responding to the postings of your classmates as early in the week as possible. Respond to at least two of your classmates. Participate in the discussion by asking a question, providing a statement of clarification, providing a point of view with a rationale, challenging an aspect of the discussion, or indicating a relationship between two or more lines of reasoning in the discussion. Complete your participation for this assignment by the end of the week.
Using APA format, be sure to parenthetically cite your sources, and Reference on a separate page.