The paper "Nokia Mobile Phones Corporation" is a perfect example of a business assignment. Organizations are made to bring together resources to achieve desired goals and outcomes. They are to produce goods and services efficiently, expedite innovation, and use modern manufacturing and information technologies. As such change in organizational structure is viewed as a means to attain the goals and objectives of the organization. Since organizations are part of a bigger changing environment, they have to adapt to the same while trying to influence the same in their favor.
The continuous creation of value for owners, customers, and employees will have to be sustained if these organizations stay relevant. These concepts will either be demonstrated in the experience of Nokia Mobile Phones Corporation (or “ Nokia” ) as this paper seeks to answer questions related to the organizational structure and effectiveness of the company. This will discuss first the current situation of the company and explain how it has what is experiencing at present with a brief comparison with the past. The paper will subsequently describe what problems/situations that the company had faced in the past in relation to the environmental factors that have affected its situations and problems.
A look into what has led it to experience structural and organizational changes will then be discussed and how to structure change accordingly. The changed in its organizational structure will also be discussed on whether it has improved performance by looking at its current performance/productivity and effectiveness in relation to the past few years before in terms of profitability, efficiency, liquidity, and solvency. From the analysis, a recommendation to management will be made accordingly. 2.1 The current situation of the companyThe current situation of Nokia may be described as still responding actively to the ever-changing environment.
Its evolution to the present is a result of having to respond to changes in the past. It has evolved from wood-pulp and rubber-boots company to telecommunication equipment company and then to mobile devices company. At present Nokia is the largest producer of mobile phones (Nokia, 2011e).
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