Matrix Organization Reloaded: Adventures in Team and Project Management

Matrix Organization Reloaded: Adventures in Team and Project Management

by Marvin R. Gottlieb


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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780275991333
Publisher: ABC-CLIO, Incorporated
Publication date: 08/30/2007
Series: Creating Corporate Cultures Series
Pages: 192
Product dimensions: 6.14(w) x 9.21(h) x 0.50(d)

About the Author

Marvin R. Gottlieb is President of The Communication Project, Inc., a management consulting and training firm through which he provides executive coaching and career development to senior managers in a wide variety of organizations. Previously, he held the position of Associate Professor of Communications at Lehman College-CUNY, where he taught courses in organizational communication and group dynamics. A popular speaker at industry conferences, he is the author of several books, including Managing the Workplace Survivors (Quorum, 1995), Getting Things Done in Today's Organization (Quorum, 1999), and Managing Group Process (Praeger, 2003).

Table of Contents

Tables and Figures     ix
Series Foreword   Fred Massarik     xi
Preface     xiii
Acknowledgments     xv
Introduction     xvii
Understanding Matrix Management     1
Evolving the Matrix     5
The Workforce and Corporate Culture     12
Structuring the Matrix     26
The Challenges of the Matrix     37
Embracing the Matrix     55
Discovering Your Organization's Matrix     57
The Changing Face of Leadership     77
The Project Manager as Leader     89
Communication Style in Project Management     103
The Matrix Out of Bounds     117
Making the Matrix Work     128
Appendix A     145
Appendix B     149
Notes     153
Bibliography     157
Index     161

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