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July 2017

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Without a doubt, the right organizational design can make the difference to a company’s success. But not all designs are created equal.

In particular, too often companies choose an overly fragmented model – and pay the price in terms of lost productivity and unhappy customers.

It’s not hard to understand why leaders make this mistake. They initially see this extreme fragmentation as a focused approach, drawing useful lines around different functionalities within their organizations, like sales and production. But that results in a number of problems.

Want to know how to avoid the pitfalls of fragmentation? In Innovation Enterprise, ON THE MARK’s Founder & Managing Principal, Mark LaScola, discusses the downward spiral into increasing dysfunctionality.

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