Evaluating organisational change a case study by Mark Redmond

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Published by University College Dublin in Dublin .

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Thesis (M.B.S.) - University College Dublin, 1994.

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StatementMark Redmond.
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Pagination86p. ;
Number of Pages86
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Open LibraryOL20221038M

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2, 2 Grantmakers for Effective Organizations “Learning for Results,” GEO Action Guide, December ; Ralph Hamilton, Prue Brown, Robert Chaskin, et al., Learning for Community Change: Core Components of.

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is defined as change that has an impact on the way work is performed and has significant effects on staff. ORGANIZATIONAL CHANGE 4. ORGANIZATION CHANGES CAN BE: • In the structure of an organization • In the structure of an organizational operation and size of a workforce • In working hours or practices 5.

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