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delayering

(diːˈleɪərɪŋ)
n
1. (Industrial Relations & HR Terms) the process of pruning the administrative structure of a large organization by reducing the number of tiers in its hierarchy
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delayering

[diːˈleɪərɪŋ] N (Admin) → reducción f de niveles jerárquicos
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SS A/S today announced three new members of its Executive Group Management, concluding all key appointments to its recently reshaped and delayered executive leadership team.
a newly evolving but fast-growing tech power in the East, are known for their 'flat management' where the hierarchical organizational structure is delayered and employees are encouraged to involve directly in business decision-making process.
It closed and consolidated small plants, automated processes, delayered, and outsourced.
We remain committed to the principles of a delayered organization which have helped us to get closer to our markets and customers and are a cornerstone of our turnaround," Ms Jung said.
Inspired by the seminal text Re-engineering the Corporation, by Michael Hammer and James Champy (Harper Business, 1993), organisations downsized, rightsized, delayered, divested and outsourced.
In downsized or delayered companies, flexible working arrangements may result in some employees taking on more in order for others to do less.
Workplace Planning and Deployment Agency is citizen-centered, delayered and mission-focused, and leverages e-government and competitive sourcing.
They are undoubtedly a contribution, however, to managing in today's delayered organisations and flexible working environments, with the associated need to involve and communicate with staff.
These 'new', 'internal network', 'cellular' or 'federal' forms would incorporate a number of organisational innovations pioneered over the past decade, such as delayered structures; a reduced role of head office; a decentralisation of decision-making power (from 'command and control' management styles to 'facilitate and empower'); and the use of elaborate internal IT systems and communication networks; (cf.
We trained them not only about writing to the point, but how to deal with the new business issues of a delayered company, of being separated, not seeing each other so often, and how to run effective team meetings and how to get the best out of team discussions.
President and CEO Steven Kalagher added: "This is the next step towards a delayered organisation.
He downsized, delayered, and reorganized into 13 focused global high-technology and services businesses.