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1

What are forces for organizational change

External
Internal

2

What are external forces

- Economic forces
- Technology
- Social and political change

3

What are internal forces

- Process
- Behavior
- Company crisis
- declining effectiveness
- Changing work climate
- Changing employee expectation

4

What are 4 types of organizational changes

- Planned change
- Unplanned change
- Evolutionary
- Revolutionary

5

What is strategic change

Major transformation in the structure, size or functioning of an organization for the purpose of achieving strategic behavior

6

What are 2 degrees of change

- Radical change
- Incremental change

7

What is radical change

A major change in the ways a firm does business

8

What is incremental change

- Evolution over time
- Many small routine changes

9

How we classify change by timing

- Reactive change: Responding to changes in the external or internal environment
- Anticipatory change: Looking for better ways to stay ahead in competition

10

What are 2 actors on force field

- driving forces
- resistance forces