Organizational Structure and Design
Write an essay of 150-200 words answering the following questions. I WILL ATTACH THE PAGE THAT YOU HAVE TO READ IN ORDER TO ANSWER THE QUESTIONS
Restructuring the Organizational Restructure at Kimberly-Clark
1. Are the companyâ€™s changes to reshape its identity as a consumer product health care and
hygiene company and its cost reduction efforts likely to improve its competitive position
relative to P&G? Please explain your answer.
2. Why would Kimberlyâ€Clark executives restructure the company based on â€œgrow, sustain,
and fixâ€ categories? What disadvantages might result from such a structure?
3. Was the organizational structure presented by Kimberlyâ€Clark executives in 2004 better
than the first structure proposed? Why or why not?