Unit I PowerPoint Presentation
Weight: 9% of course grade
One complex issue that a public organization has to monitor on a regular basis is how to manage the mission and goals of the organization. There are many theories that have impacted the field of public administration, and this assignment will give you a chance to critique a few of these theories.
Part 1: In this section, you will critique the theories of Fredrick Taylor (hierarchical) and Mary Follett (integrative). First, include a brief description of each theory in your own words. Next, include at least three pros and cons for each theory. Finally, include at least three ways each theory directly impacts public administration.
Part 2: In this section, you will critique a theory of your choice that can be used to effectively manage public organizations. You will need to include a brief description of the theory in your own words, three pros and cons for this theory, and at least three ways in which the theory directly impacts public administration.
Your presentation must be at least 15 slides in length. Be sure to cite any sources that you use in APA format.