Code No: OR
JAWAHARLAL NEHRU TECHNOLOGICAL UNIVERSITY HYDERABAD
MCA II Semester Supplementary Examinations August 2009
ORGANIZATIONAL STRUCTURE AND PERSONAL MANGEMENT
Time : 3hours Max. Marks:60
Answer any FIVE questions
All questions carry equal marks
1. Explain classical and neoclassical theories in the management? Are they applicable in the present software companies?
2. What is the role of groups and committees in decision making? Explain any two behavioral theories of organizations. What are their limitations?
3. What are the dynamics of a decision? Explain any two decision making models with examples.
4. “Recently Vice President finance of Infosys was asked to take charge of Vice- President HR” Discuss the growing importance of HR function in the software industry? What strategies may be implemented for employee retention?
5. Distinguish recruitment and selection? Explain various types of interviews? Explain how to minimize the interviewer bias.
6. What are learning principles? Explain the training and development approaches that are currently used by the software professionals. How to understand their effectiveness?
7. Define communication and explain a model for effective communication. Discuss the advantage and disadvantages of electronic media in communication?
8. Explain the importance of interpersonal communication? What are the various types of conflicts? What are the barriers to effective communication?