• Join over 1.2 million students every month
  • Accelerate your learning by 29%
  • Unlimited access from just £6.99 per month

Managment Case Study - Pope John Paul and the Catholic Church

Extracts from this document...

Introduction

13TH DECEMBER 2011 Case 2: Pope John Paul 2: CEO of the world?s largest organization O.T.D Tuesday (6-9) Q1) How do the following evaluate the catholic church?s effectiveness: (a) the pope; (b) the curia; (c) the parish priest; (d) the typical catholic layperson? Ans: 1. In our view, Pope John Paul 2 the CEO of the world?s largest organization-Roman Catholic Church- is following the ?Goal Approach? in evaluating the effectiveness of this huge organization. As his press secretary stated ?He wants things to be done?, so he emphasizes on achievement of the goals by telling his subordinates what to do and letting them do their jobs. ...read more.

Middle

Q2) Describe Catholic Church?s organization today. Has this structure changed under john Paul?s leadership? Ans) Catholic Church organization comprises of: It is the same structure that was in place ago but the main difference John Paul?s leadership has brought is the replacement of most Italian Clergy in Curia. It has given the administration new ideas and a complete turnover. Q3) Are there other ways to structure an organization of the size of the Catholic Church? Ans) Restructuring this huge type of organization is almost impossible. Its very difficult to alter that wider span of control or to centralize it. The only way to improve this structure (In my view) ...read more.

Conclusion

Ans) The Commonality between both the CEOs is their devotion to their work, the way they understand their organization goals and the way they want those to be achieved. Both renowned for bringing a turnaround in their respective organizations when it was needed the most. But the main contrast in both the characters is that one is a CEO of a profit organization and the other being the head of a religious nonprofit organization. Both are pursuing different ultimate goals. One seeks to achieve the goal of profit maximization while the other seeks the maximum satisfaction of his followers and the strict implication of his religion. Both follow the same strategy but their domain is totally different. Submitted by: Zeeshan Hyder Shah Maria Shahzad Ashar Najeeb Khan Shahbaz Khan Amber Nisar ...read more.

The above preview is unformatted text

This student written piece of work is one of many that can be found in our AS and A Level Case Studies and Analysis section.

Found what you're looking for?

  • Start learning 29% faster today
  • 150,000+ documents available
  • Just £6.99 a month

Not the one? Search for your essay title...
  • Join over 1.2 million students every month
  • Accelerate your learning by 29%
  • Unlimited access from just £6.99 per month

See related essaysSee related essays

Related AS and A Level Case Studies and Analysis essays

  1. Tesco and marks & Spencer case study

    * Afro carbbien * Polish * Greek * World foods A Tesco extra store also sells halah foods which attracts Muslim customers, Tesco extra stores offers the following facilities which are : * Tesco direct ( a service which Tesco offers, they sell electronic goods, sofas, they sell majority's of

  2. Morphological variation in Italian, English, Chinese and Swahili

    A stem, like "table" or "hand", has a lexical meaning, and relates a word to its syntactic (through subject-verb agreement) and semantic context. It can be simple or complex, like "beautiful" (stem + derivational affix), "armchair" (stem + stem), "bus-driver" (stem + stem + derivation).

  1. Case study of The Jollibee Foods Corporation

    in the Philippines by Asian Wall Street Journal Revoiew 200 (formerly Far Eastern Economic Review 200) for 7 consecutive years (1998-2004) and in year 2003, The Most Admired Corporation in the Philippines by the Far Eastern Economic Review for 6 consecutive years (1998-2003)

  2. Microsoft Case Study. Objectives, structure and marketing.

    A lot of research was done in-order to make it meet customer needs. Hardware such as Xbox 360 was the redeveloped of Xbox. Microsoft's R&D department focuses on solving real-world problems ranging from climate changes to global AIDS epidemic, but in addition to this the department is backed via largest successful companies, which allows funding or budgets.

  1. Unit 9: Marketing Strategy

    By using marketing models ad entrepreneur could decide whether a risk is worth taking and how to go about following an idea through. Ansoff Matrix Ansoff matrix identifies four possible strategies a business could employ when seeking to achieve certain marking objectives.

  2. NETFLIX CUSTOMERS SATISFACTION

    ?ccording to Th?ur?u; Gwinner; Gremler (2002) two constructs ?re referred to in the m?rketing liter?ture ?s key rel?tionship m?rketing outcomes: customer loy?lty ?nd (positive) customer word-of-mouth communic?tion. Customer Satisfaction ?nd Customer Loy?lty Loy?lty is ? historic?l word, rooted in feud?l times when ?llegi?nce to the sovereign w?s fund?ment?l to the success, perh?ps even the surviv?l of the st?te.

  1. Working in Administration

    So even when using postal services it is necessary to check with them how long it will take for the document/goods to arrive at the destination. Cultural difference It is necessary to be aware of what is acceptable or what it is not acceptable in every country.

  2. I will be identifying the legal criteria for offer and acceptance in a valid ...

    A minor who sets himself up in business won?t be bound by trading contracts, even if they are deemed for his own benefits. Hence, a minor will not be liable for the repaying of the price of goods if he fails in delivering them.

  • Over 160,000 pieces
    of student written work
  • Annotated by
    experienced teachers
  • Ideas and feedback to
    improve your own work