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BP1 Factors influencing the culture of an organisation and cultural differences within
an organisation



Research Activity

There are numerous factors that influence the culture of an organisation. In this research
assessment we focus on factors that both influence the organisational culture and are a
reason for cultural differences in the…

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BP1 Factors influencing the culture of an organisation and cultural differences within
an organisation



The following programmes tell the story of Anna Wintour at Vogue. They clearly cover
elements of leadership as well as her Power Culture. Within the same organisation we
can see a Task Culture, as Vogue's fashion…

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BP1 Factors influencing the culture of an organisation and cultural differences within
an organisation




B. America and Germany: Hofstede's Individualistic and Collectivist Culture
(Cultural Dimensions)

Daimler-Benz/Chrysler ­ Factors influencing the culture of an organisation




Hofstede's theory looks at whether group members regard themselves as individuals or as
part of the…

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BP1 Factors influencing the culture of an organisation and cultural differences within
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Chrysler, profitable in the late 90s, started making losses. Market share was lost to Toyota
and Daimler poured money into the venture. The Daimler share price peaked five months
after the takeover and never recovered. Before…

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