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What does functional staff authoriy mean?
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Who is responsible for recommending functional skills required to support?
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What was the name of the plan for governing the western lands north of the Ohio River?
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Which four ways can one structure an organization?
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What is the meaning line and staff organization?
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What are three main types of authority in an organisation?
There are three main types of authority: 1: Line Authority: It is the power to give orders to subordinates. Line managers are responsible for attaining the organizational goals as efficiently as possible. Production and sales managers typically exercise line authority 2: Staff Authority: Power to give advice, support, and service to line departments. Staff managers do not command others. Examples of staff authority are found in personnel, purchasing, engineering, and finance. 3: Functional Authority: Staff's ability to initiate actions within a given area of expertise. Functional Authority allows decisions to be implemented directly by the staff. In an organization functional authority can be found in accounting, labor etc areas.