Factors that Cause Change in Organizations: Planned and Unplanned

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What term describes a change occurring due to deliberate decisions made in an organization?

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1. Package delivery methods are expected to change greatly in the upcoming years as drones develop. Which external change influence does this represent?

2. Slim Down Soda Company created a top-level position for a corporate officer in charge of work-life balance initiatives. Which force of internal change does this address?

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

Managers and supervisors continually implement, analyze and evaluate changes in the way organizations operate. This quiz/worksheet combo helps you understand the key categories of change and the types of factors that trigger change in organizations.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

In these assessments you'll be tested on:

  • Strategic modifications within an organization
  • Factor that results in more benefits for workers
  • Examples of outside forces that trigger change in organizations
  • A key force of change within organizations
  • Type of change driven by social standards and expectations

Skills Practiced

This quiz and worksheet allows you to test the following skills:

  • Information recall - access your knowledge on the different factors that cause change in organizations
  • Distinguishing differences - compare and contrast internal and external factors that cause changes in organizations
  • Knowledge application - use your knowledge to explain how different factors force changes within organizations

Additional Learning

To learn more, review the accompanying lesson titled Factors that Cause Change in Organizations: Planned and Unplanned. This lesson covers the following objectives:

  • Understand the types of forces that cause change in organizations
  • Describe the impact of unplanned change
  • Explain the human factors that drive change in organizations
  • Understand the advantages of organizational change
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