Types of Organization

All types of organization have their advantages and disadvan­tages. The best choice of project organizational form needs to take into consideration the nature of the project, its characteristics, and prior experience for projects undertaken by this company or other similar organizations.

Whether one is a project director, an employee of a client firm engaged in the project or a project team member, a clear under­standing of basic organizational types, their advantages and dis­advantages is indispensable. In addition, by knowing advantages in every organization, you have the motivation and driving forces, which will be used to control the individuals who work with you. This kind of awareness also strengthens the individual’s motiva­tion and driving force working in the project environment, and can be used to bolster the conviction and motivation of other members of the project team, Head Office etc.

The principal types of organization are as follows: