logging in or signing up History of organisational development sonupreet7 Download Post to : URL : Related Presentations : Let's Connect Share Add to Flag Embed Email Send to Blogs and Networks Add to Channel Copy embed code: Embed: Flash iPad Dynamic Copy Does not support media & animations Automatically changes to Flash or non-Flash embed WordPress Embed Customize Embed URL: Copy Thumbnail: Copy The presentation is successfully added In Your Favorites. Views: 10874 Category: Education License: All Rights Reserved Like it (5) Dislike it (1) Added: October 27, 2009 This Presentation is Public Favorites: 3 Presentation Description No description available. Comments Posting comment... Premium member Presentation Transcript CONCEPTUAL FRAME WORK AND HISTORY OF ORGANISATIONAL DEVELOPMENT : CONCEPTUAL FRAME WORK AND HISTORY OF ORGANISATIONAL DEVELOPMENT Presented By Preeti .S .K DEFINITION : DEFINITION Organization development is a system wide application of behavioral science knowledge to the planned development , improvement, and reinforcement of the strategies , structure and process that lead to organization effectiveness Slide 3: It involves both 'hard' and 'soft' issues. The 'hard' issues for OD are strategies and policies, structures and systems. The 'softer' issues are developing appropriate skills, behaviours and attitudes to achieve optimum performance. Both the 'harder' and 'softer' issues of OD need to be addressed to avoid conflict between goals and needs. HISTORY OF ORGANISATION DEVELOPMENT : HISTORY OF ORGANISATION DEVELOPMENT LABORATORY TRAINING ACTION RESEARCH SURVEY FEEDBACK PARTICIPATIVE MANAGEMENT QUALITY OF WORK LIFE STRATEGIC CHANGE C U R R E N T O D P R A C T I C E Laboratory Training Background : Laboratory Training Background Laboratory training began in 1946, when Kurt Levin was asked for help in research on training community leaders A workshop was developed and the community leaders were brought together At the end of each session the researchers discussed the behaviors they had observed Thus the first T-group was formed in which people reacted to data about their own behavior Slide 6: The researchers drew two conclusion about this first T- group experiment Feedback about group interaction was a rich learning experience The process of “group building” had potential for learning that could be transferred to “back home” situations Applying T-group techniques to organizations gradually became known as team building Action Research and Survey Feedback Background : Action Research and Survey Feedback Background The action research contribution began in 1940 The research needed to be closely linked to the actions A collaborative effort was made, to collect the organizational data To analyze the cause of the problem and then to device and implement a solution Further data was collected to asses the results Participative Management Background : Participative Management Background Participative management is a means of getting employees involved in planning and managing change Four types of management systems Exploitative authoritative system Benevolent authoritative systems Consultative systems Participative group Slide 9: Likert applied system 4 to organization using a survey feedback process Which asked the members about the present and the ideal conditions about the organization Generated action plans to move the organization towards system 4 condition Productivity and quality of work life background : Productivity and quality of work life background The contribution of QWL can be explained in two phases This phase was developed in Europe in 1950 based on the research of Eric Trist. This program involved developing a work design which aimed at better integrating technology and people Participation by unions and management in the work design The distinguishing characteristics of this program was developing self managing groups Slide 11: The second phase of QWL continues under the banner of employee involvement Employee contribution helps in running the organization so that it can be more flexible, productive and competitive Strategic Change Background : Strategic Change Background This background is a recent influence on OD’s evolution Strategic change involves improving alignment among an organization's environment, strategy and design Richard Bechhard used open system planning He described the difference between organizations' demand and the way it responds could be reduced and performance improved Slide 13: THANK YOU You do not have the permission to view this presentation. In order to view it, please contact the author of the presentation.