Organisational Theory and Design

BMG320/03 Organisational Theory and Design

Instructions: 1. Assignment 2 contains Two (2) questions and you are required to answer ALL questions. 2. Assignment 2 carries 50% of your final total marks. 3. The assignment should be typed using Arial, font size 12 and double spaced, approximately 2000-3000 words and in essay format.

4. The deadline for the submission of Assignment 2 is 27 March 2022, 11:59pm. A softcopy should be submitted via Online Assignment Submission System.

2 Note to students: You are encouraged to read the wflex course material (Units 3,4 and 5) as well as the power point slides before answering the questions.

Question 1

Before the pandemic, you ran your restaurant business the traditional way of dine-in and occasional take-aways but all these has now changed. You now have dine-in customers and at the same time the demand for take-aways and online orders for your popular dishes are increasing daily.

As organisations need to have the right fit between internal structure and the external environment in order to succeed, determine how you can adapt your business to deal with the changes.

(30 marks)

Additional readings:

https://www.emerald.com/insight/content/doi/10.1108/IHR-09-2020-0052/full/html

https://cnaluxury.channelnewsasia.com/experiences/kuala-lumpur-food-beverage-

industry-covid-19-174066

https://www.qsrmagazine.com/outside-insights/operating-restaurants-covid-19-environment

Question 2

(a) Describe with the help of a diagram the stages of the Organisational Life Cycle.

(40 marks)

(b) Your start-up company, after years of struggle is now doing very well and you have opened several branches and have launched new products and services. However, you are now struggling to manage your business.

Based on the Organisational Life Cycle, identify the stage your company is now at and what you could do manage your business well.

(30 marks)

https://www.emerald.com/insight/content/doi/10.1108/IHR-09-2020-0052/full/html

https://cnaluxury.channelnewsasia.com/experiences/kuala-lumpur-food-beverage-industry-covid-19-174066

https://cnaluxury.channelnewsasia.com/experiences/kuala-lumpur-food-beverage-industry-covid-19-174066

https://www.qsrmagazine.com/outside-insights/operating-restaurants-covid-19-environment

https://www.qsrmagazine.com/outside-insights/operating-restaurants-covid-19-environment

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Course Learning Outcome 3: Evaluate open organisational systems that influence organisational structure and design including the external environment, inter-organisational relationship and the global environment

End of Assignment 2 Questions

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