Organizational Theory

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Author(s) Donald P. Moynihan, University of Madison, Wisconsin   Date 2013   Source  E-PARCC, part of the Maxwell School of Syracuse University’s Collaborative Governance Initiative, a subset of the Program for the Advancement of Research on Conflict and Collaboration (PARCC) Abstract Using the context of Hurricane Katrina, this case examines the... read more
Monday, October 27, 2014 - 8:04pm
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Author(s) Douglas McCarthy and Sarah Klein Issues Research,Inc.   Date 2009     Source Why Not The Best?     Abstract Four case studies--of the Department of Veterans Affairs, Sentara Healthcare, OSF HealthCare, and Johns Hopkins Medicine--document the progress achieved in the past five years by health care organizations that were... read more
Monday, October 27, 2014 - 4:35pm
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Author(s) Douglas Mccarthy, Kimberly Mueller, and Ingrid Tillmann IssuesResearch, Inc.     Date 2009     Source Why Not The Best?     Abstract HealthPartners is the nation's largest nonprofit, consumer-governed health care organization, providing health and dental care and coverage to more than 1 million individuals in... read more
Monday, October 27, 2014 - 4:32pm
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Author(s) Douglas Mccarthy, Kimberly Mueller, anD Jennifer Wrenn Issues Research, Inc.    Date 2009     Source Why Not The Best?     Abstract Geisinger Health System is a physician-led, not-for-profit, integrated delivery system serving an area with approximately 2.6 million people in northeastern and central Pennsylvania with... read more
Monday, October 27, 2014 - 4:24pm
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  Author(s) Jack Meyer Health Management Associates   Date 2008     Source Why Not The Best?     Abstract Adherence to evidence-based practice guidelines, perfomance benchmarking and feedback, multidisciplinary committees engaged in root-cause analysis, and strong leadership combined to produce near-perfect compliance with... read more
Monday, October 27, 2014 - 4:21pm
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Author(s) Rachel Nuzum, Douglas McCarthy, Anne Gauthier, and Christina Beck   Date 2007     Source Why Not The Best?     Abstract Denver Health, a comprehensive and integrated medical system that is Colorado's largest health care safety-net provider, has a national reputation as a high-performance organization. Members of The... read more
Monday, October 27, 2014 - 4:17pm
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Author(s) Jennifer Edwards Health Management Associates   Date 2008     Source Why Not The Best?     Abstract Brigham and Women's Hospital is a 777-bed nonprofit, teaching hospital located in Boston, Massachusetts. Scores on the Hospital Consumer Assessment of Healthcare Providers and Systems (HCAHPS) survey show that it is a... read more
Monday, October 27, 2014 - 4:03pm
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Author(s) Fawzia Ahmed, Jaan Elias, and Sharon Oster      Date 2007     Source Program on Social Enterprise at Yale School of Management     Abstract In the summer of 2006, AF was facing critical questions about its future direction. The funding environment in Connecticut for charter schools remained perilous.... read more
Monday, October 27, 2014 - 12:43pm
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Author(s)U.S. Government Accountability Office Date1999 SourceU.S. Government Accountability Office AbstractGAO's Performance and Accountability Series outlined the major management challenges confronting the largest federal agencies and discussed opportunities to improve their performance. (See GAO/OCG-99-22SET, Jan. 1999.) Many of these challenges involve longstanding, difficult... read more
Sunday, September 18, 2011 - 12:30am
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Author(s)United States Government Accountability Office Date2002 SourceUnited States Government Accountability Office AbstractStrategic human capital management challenges face public sector organizations both here and abroad. The United States is not alone in examining how government agencies can use their performance management systems as a tool to foster a more results-oriented... read more
Tuesday, September 6, 2011 - 6:46pm
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Author(s)United States Government Accountability OfficeDate2002SourceUnited States Government Accountability OfficeAbstractEffective performance management systems link individual performance to organizational goals. In October 2000, the Office of Personnel Management amended regulations to require agencies to link senior executive performance with organizational goals; to appraise executive... read more
Tuesday, September 6, 2011 - 6:44pm
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Author(s)United States Government Accountability OfficeDate2002SourceUnited States Government Accountability OfficeAbstractThe federal government is in period of profound transition requires a comprehensive review, reassessment, reprioritization, and reengineering of what the government does, how it does business, and, in some cases, who does the government's business. Agencies will need to... read more
Tuesday, September 6, 2011 - 6:42pm
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Author(s) United States Government Accountability Office   Date 2002   Source United States Government Accountability Office   Abstract The early years of the 21st century are proving to be a period of profound transition for our world, our country, and our government. The federal government needs to engage in a comprehensive review, reassessment,... read more
Tuesday, September 6, 2011 - 6:40pm
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Author(s)United States Government Accountability OfficeDate2003SourceUnited States Government Accountability OfficeAbstractThe federal government is in a period of profound transition and faces an array of challenges and opportunities to enhance performance, ensure accountability, and position the nation for the future. High-performing organizations have found that to successfully transform... read more
Tuesday, September 6, 2011 - 6:34pm
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Author(s)United States Government Accountability OfficeDate2003SourceUnited States Government Accountability OfficeAbstractThe Comptroller General convened a forum in September 2002 to identify useful practices and lessons learned from major private and public sector mergers, acquisitions, and organizational transformations. This was done to help federal agencies implement successful... read more
Tuesday, September 6, 2011 - 6:30pm
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Author(s)United States Government Accountability OfficeDate2005SourceUnited States Government Accountability OfficeAbstractThe Department of Defense (DOD) relies on a relatively small cadre of officials to develop and deliver weapon systems. In view of the importance of DOD's investment in weapon systems, we have undertaken an extensive body of work that examines DOD's acquisition issues from a... read more
Tuesday, September 6, 2011 - 6:04pm
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Author(s)Christopher J. Kinnan, Daniel B. Gordon, Mark D. Delong, Douglas W. Jaquish, Robert S. McAllumDate2011SourceUSAF Air UniversityAbstractThe quest for innovations in the public sector has been on-going for quite sometime, but with the need for the world to achieve the commitments made by its leaders in the Millennium Declaration, the 2005 World Summit and many other global and regional... read more
Tuesday, September 6, 2011 - 12:48pm
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Author(s)Daniel Stid, Kate O'Neill and Susan ColbyDate2009Source The Bridgespan GroupAbstractN/AAccess through the Cases and Simulations Portal from Rutgers SPAADownload PDF: Portland Public Schools - Making the Commitment to Act
Monday, September 5, 2011 - 10:42pm
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Author(s)Lewis J. BellardoDate1997Source National Association of Government Archivists and Records ManagersAbstractN/AAccess through the Cases and Simulations Portal from Rutgers SPAADownload PDF: "Changing Organizations: NARA as a Case Study" in Changing Organizations: Two Archives Transformation Case Studies
Friday, September 2, 2011 - 3:22pm
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Author(s)Mark Ragan Date2002 Sourcethe Rockefeller Institute of Government AbstractThis paper is one in a series of reports that describe efforts to integrate the delivery of human service programs in different locations around the country. Funded by the Casey Strategic Consulting Group, the project is designed to document lessons learned, analyze critical success factors, and... read more
Monday, August 29, 2011 - 11:35am
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Author(s)Mark Ragan Date2002 Sourcethe Rockefeller Institute of Government AbstractThis paper is one in a series of reports that describe efforts to integrate the delivery of human service programs in different locations around the country. Funded by the Casey Strategic Consulting Group, the project is designed to document lessons learned, analyze critical success factors, and... read more
Monday, August 29, 2011 - 11:33am
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Author(s)Mark Ragan Date2003 SourceThe Rockefeller Institute of Government AbstractDuring the last year, site visits were conducted by the Rockefeller Institute of Government in human service offices in the state of Oregon. Locations included local offices in Jackson and Coos counties, as well as the state Department of Human Services in Salem. This paper, which documents those... read more
Monday, August 29, 2011 - 11:21am
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Author(s)Mark Ragan Date2002 Sourcethe Rockefeller Institute of Government AbstractThis paper is the eighth in a series of reports that describe efforts to integrate the delivery of human service programs in different locations around the country. Funded by the Casey Strategic Consulting Group, the project is designed to document lessons learned, analyze critical success factors,... read more
Monday, August 29, 2011 - 11:16am
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Author(s)Mark Ragan Date2002SourceThe Rockefeller Institute of GovernmentAbstractThis paper is one in a series of reports that describe efforts to integrate the delivery of human services programs in different locations around the country. Funded by the Casey Strategic Consulting Group, the project is designed to document lessons learned, analyze critical success factors, and describe the... read more
Monday, August 29, 2011 - 10:56am
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Author(s)Mark Ragan Date2002 SourceRockefeller Institute of Government AbstractThis paper is one in a series of reports that describes efforts to integrate the delivery of human service programs in different locations around the country. Funded by the Casey Strategic Consulting Group, the project is designed to document lessons learned, analyze critical success factors, and... read more
Monday, August 29, 2011 - 10:41am
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Author(s)Mark Ragan Date2002 SourceThe Rockefeller Institute of Government Abstracthuman service programs in different locations around the country. Funded by the Casey Strategic Consulting Group, the project is designed to document lessons learned, analyze critical success factors, and describe the operational processes and tools, including information technologies, that have... read more
Monday, August 29, 2011 - 10:38am
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Author(s)Mark Ragan Date2002SourceThe Nelson A. Rockefeller Institute of GovernmentAbstractIn Colorado, administration of human service programs is the responsibility of the counties. In two of those counties, progressive leadership and collaboration between agency managers, local service providers, and community organizations, with strong support from the county commissioners, have resulted... read more
Monday, August 29, 2011 - 10:36am
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Author(s)Mark Ragan Date2002SourceThe Nelson A. Rockefeller Institute of GovernmentAbstractService integration can take many forms—co-locating staff, developing a common intake process, creating multi-disciplinary teams to review and manage cases, reorganizing to bring together multiple programs in a unified governance structure, and other strategies designed to simplify access to benefits... read more
Monday, August 29, 2011 - 10:08am
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Author(s)Molly K. Brush Date2009 SourceASQ AbstractThe Singapore Housing and Development Board enlisted the help of one of its joint Innovation and Quality Circles, O.U.R. Outstanding Archers, to find new ways to motivate staff and improve customer service. O.U.R. Outstanding Archers used quality tools to develop a handbook that reduced service center supervisors’ preparation time... read more
Friday, August 26, 2011 - 11:40am
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Author(s)Michael Kull & Henry Mintzberg Date2008 SourceThe Dr. Kull Show, michaelkull's Channel at Youtube AbstractDiscusses artificial distinctions between strategy and operations Access through the Cases and Simulations Portal from Rutgers SPAAExternal Link: Henry Mintzberg interviewed by Michael Kull
Thursday, August 18, 2011 - 4:41pm
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Author(s)Prof. K.B Akhilesh DateFebruary 2009 SourceNational Program on Technology Enhanced Learning AbstractLecture series on Concept of Management and Evolution of Management thought by Prof. K.B Akhilesh,Dept. of Management studies, IISc Bangalore. For more details on NPTEL visit http://nptel.iitm.ac.in Access through the Cases and Simulations Portal from Rutgers... read more
Thursday, August 18, 2011 - 4:34pm
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Author(s)Robert Hertzberg Date2004 SourceUCTV, University of California Television, UCtelevision's Channel at Youtube AbstractFormer California Assembly Speaker Robert Hertzberg (D) and current mayoral candidate in Los Angeles outlines the challenges of reinventing local government in this new speaker series created to honor the memory of the late Charles Nathanson, the executive... read more
Thursday, August 18, 2011 - 4:32pm
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Author(s) Management Consultancy International   Date 2008   Source Management Consultancy International   Abstract Management Consultancy International teaches you the fundamentals of motivating your employees in just 30-seconds.   Access through the Cases and Simulations Portal from Rutgers SPAA External Link: Employee Motivation - 30-Second... read more
Thursday, August 18, 2011 - 2:49pm
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Author(s)Preeta Nayak, Eva Nazarewicz, Daniel Stid Date2008 SourceThe Bridgespan Group AbstractOn July 1, 2008, the Gateway to College National Network, a network of dropout recovery programs developed by Portland Community College (PCC), officially separated from the college to become an independent 501(c)(3). For Laurel Dukehart, former Gateway replication manager and now... read more
Thursday, August 18, 2011 - 9:53am
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Author(s)Stef du Plessis Date2008 SourceEuropean HR Directors Forum AbstractA short extract from a keynote presentation by Stef du Plessi Access through the Cases and Simulations Portal from Rutgers SPAAExternal Link: Employee Motivation
Wednesday, August 17, 2011 - 4:43pm
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Author(s)Steve Borncamp Date2007 SourceRoGBC Green Training Videos, sopolec's Channel at Youtube AbstractPart 3 of the "Collaborative Tools: Solutions for Improving Efficiency" conference in Bucharest, Romania held in March 2007. Steve Borncamp presents ideas, prior experiences, and recommendations on how to improve knowledge sharing in an organization and its critical importance... read more
Wednesday, August 17, 2011 - 3:49pm
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Author(s)Amy Saxton, Mike Perigo Date2008 SourceThe Bridgespan Group AbstractIt’s the age-old dilemma for nonprofit leaders: whether to take resources that could be spent on programs and invest them instead in the organization itself, hiring much- needed staff, or upgrading outdated computer systems. Given the urgency of the needs nonprofits exist to serve, outward-facing... read more
Wednesday, August 17, 2011 - 3:37pm
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Author(s)IBM  Date2008 SourceIBM Rational AbstractA brief and simple explanation of Quality Management. Access through the Cases and Simulations Portal from Rutgers SPAAExternal Link: Quality Management in 3 Minutes
Thursday, August 11, 2011 - 5:16pm
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Author(s)unidentified Date2010 Sourcemanagementbymanga's Channel at Youtube AbstractMaslow Motivation Theory Security needs Access through the Cases and Simulations Portal from Rutgers SPAAExternal Link: Maslow Motivation Theory Security needs
Thursday, August 11, 2011 - 4:49pm
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Author(s)unidentified Date2009 Sourcemeg2323's Channel at Youtube Abstractschool project for advertising class explainng Maslow's Hierarchy of Needs Access through the Cases and Simulations Portal from Rutgers SPAAExternal Link: Maslow: Hierarchy of Needs
Thursday, August 11, 2011 - 4:46pm
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Author(s)Kelly O'Dowd Date2010 SourceWafflemo's Channel at Youtube AbstractA school project. Scott explores the hierarchy of needs. Made with the Sims 3. Song: Consumerism Simplified by Steven Jablonsky Access through the Cases and Simulations Portal from Rutgers SPAAExternal Link: Maslow's Hierarchy of Needs
Thursday, August 11, 2011 - 4:43pm
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Author(s)unidentified Date2010 Sourcemanagementbymanga's Channel at Youtube AbstractBiological Needs, Maslow Motivation Theory Access through the Cases and Simulations Portal from Rutgers SPAAExternal Link: Maslow Motivation Theory Biological Needs
Thursday, August 11, 2011 - 4:38pm
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Author(s)Rep. Keith Downey (speaker)  Date2011SourceMinnesota House of Representatives Public Info Services, MNHouseInfo's Channel at Youtube AbstractHF192 intends to bring state employee salaries in line with their counterparts in the private sector. Access through the Cases and Simulations Portal from Rutgers SPAAExternal Link: House Members Hear Testimony on Reinventing... read more
Thursday, August 11, 2011 - 4:34pm
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Author(s)unidentified Date2011 SourceXtranormal AbstractInvolving principal-agent problems in the 2008 Financial Crisis. Specifically problems related to Merrill Lynch. Access through the Cases and Simulations Portal from Rutgers SPAAExternal Link: Principal Agent examples in the 2008 Financial Crisis
Thursday, August 11, 2011 - 4:31pm
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Author(s)GoAnimate Date2011 SourceGoAnimate AbstractThe principal-agent conflict is endemic in employer-employee and supervisor-supervisee relationships Access through the Cases and Simulations Portal from Rutgers SPAAExternal Link: Busy Secretary - The Principal-Agent Problem
Thursday, August 11, 2011 - 4:28pm
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Author(s)Freedom and Prosperity Date2009 SourceFreedom and Prosperity AbstractWashington is riddled with corruption, much of which actually is legal. The politicians and other insiders claim that more ethics laws and lobbying rules are the solution. Some even say the only answer is campaign finance laws that restrict 1st Amendment rights to fully participate in the political... read more
Thursday, August 11, 2011 - 4:23pm
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Author(s)Institute for Market Economics Date2009SourceInstitute for Market Economics Abstract A new study by the Institute for Market Economics (IME) in Sofia, Bulgaria, using the latest OECD data, finds that the government sectors in developed countries are too large relative to their private sectors to maximize economic growth. The IME study finds the government sector should be... read more
Thursday, August 11, 2011 - 4:17pm
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Author(s)Americans for Prosperity California Date2011 SourceAmericans for Prosperity California AbstractWant to know where all your tax dollars are going? Americans for Prosperity California exposes the complex bureaucracy that puts the Soviet Union to shame. Access through the Cases and Simulations Portal from Rutgers SPAAExternal Link: What Is Bureaucracy For?
Thursday, August 11, 2011 - 12:08pm
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Author(s)Susan Yackee, University of Wisconsin, Madison Date2010 SourceUniversity of Wisconsin, Madison AbstractSusan Yackee (University of Wisconsin, Madison) discusses bureaucratic rule-making: what the process is, who participates, and why it matters. This video is connected to American Politics Today, 2nd Edition by William T. Bianco and David T. Canon. For more information... read more
Thursday, August 11, 2011 - 12:04pm
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Author(s)Arthur Fiedler Date2006 Sourceyaduda's Channel at Youtube Abstractshort film abuot a small man and the big establishment Access through the Cases and Simulations Portal from Rutgers SPAAExternal Link: Bureaucracy
Thursday, August 11, 2011 - 11:53am

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