divides a company into different departments run by different managers.
Show how the business is structured and who is in charge of whom.
Managers at top of organization are in charge of those beneath
puts authority in one place, with top management.
gives authority to a number of different managers to run their own departments
divides responsibility among specific units or departments.
Responsible for setting goals and plans for the feature.
Carry out the decisions of top management
Responsible for daily operations of the business.