Queen Electric is structured around five primary business divisions: Queen Power, Queen Oil & Gas, Queen Energy Connections, Queen Transportation, and Queen Digital. These business areas are subdivided further into either product or geographic divisions. What kind of structure has Queen Electric adopted?
Question 2 (Mandatory)(10 points)
Simentec Inc., a tech support company, has over 150 employees working in five countries. The company allows workers to work from anywhere, and virtual meetings are the primary means of communication across the company. Simentec is a _________ structure—one whose members are geographically apart and work using information technology. It appears to customers as a single, unified organization with a real physical location.
Question 3 (Mandatory)(10 points)
________ typically have a more open communication and contribution style. For example, at Google, the environment is unpredictable, but because of the freedom afforded the employees and management, it runs smoothly.
Question 4 (Mandatory)(10 points)
AI Machining takes 3-D prints from its clients and has the specialty parts manufactured to very precise specifications. This in turn helps the client with a faster turnaround for their customers' projects. This is an example of ________ innovation.
Question 5 (Mandatory)(10 points)
According to Kaplan and Norton, a(n) ________ is a "visual representation of a company's critical objectives and the crucial relationships among them that drive organizational performance."