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This paper will discuss two system fit issues at The New York Times Shared Services Center A system fit is the examination of how an organizations system elements and subcomponents fit with one another whether it is a loose or tight fit Poor system fits lead to macro-problems with micro-level symptoms An example of this would be micro-level symptoms may effect the employee which in turn effect the employees performance Two system fit issues are lack of employee space and limited use of copying machine Although there may be several solutions to these system fit issues only a few of them would be effective Solutions to this fit would mean interruption in work patterns and could decrease productivity The Shared Services Center SSC currently employs 180 employees The SSC is constantly growing and changing to meet the needs of The New York Times Company The SSC was created to provide financial and benefit support to its 121 business units nationally and globally The Centers functions have increased greatly over the past three years The hire rate has doubled and continues to grow at a rapid rate This positive growth impact allows the SSC to manage the changes brought about by the local business units it serves However the SSC did not take into consideration the number of employees needed to perform various duties The SSC now faces overcrowding of employee workspace The information technology department was just moved to a newly renovated area on the 2nd floor but now find that the breakroom is being used for employee workspace In developing long-range plans management is now considering expansion of workspace for employees Estimates of future workspace demand increased cost and consideration of organizational culture Culture is defined by a system of shared meaning held by members that distinguish the organization from other organizations Management decisions take into consideration of the effects of this overcrowding and the outcome on the people within the organization Management must
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