Publisher: Wiley, 2007, 256 pages
Designing Your Organization is a hands-on guide that provides managers with a set of practical tools to use when making organization design decisions. Based on Jay Galbraith's widely used Star Model™, the book covers the fundamentals of organization design and offers frameworks and tools to help execute their strategy. The authors address the five specific design challenges that confront most of today's organizations:
Designing Your Organization is written for managers and leaders who make critical choices about organizational strategy and execution as well as for human resource and organization design and development professionals who help implement these decisions.
Addresses the five most basic OD questions, and does a good job of it. Preferable read together with their other books, to get a more complete coverage. But forget the enclosed CD, it doesn't contain anything worthwhile, in my opinion.