You are part of a team of consultants that has been hired by the city manager of Friendship Township. The police department in Friendship is having organizational problems and the city manager needs help in rectifying this situation. Your team was hired because of your reputation and ability to implement organizational change. The city manager wants your team to assess the current culture in the Friendship police department and make recommendations on the organizational change needed to improve the culture. You will present your findings and recommendations in a PowerPoint presentation to the city manager.
Police Department Culture
To help assess the current culture, you have asked the new chief of police to compile a summary of the issues in the Friendship police department. Provided in files
Create the Presentation
Your presentation to the city manager should be 8–10 slides (excluding title and reference slides) with speaker notes. In your presentation, include the following information.
A brief summary of the information that will be presented.
Explain the current culture in the police department and include an assessment of:
1. Employee Morale
2. Work Habits
3. Major Behavioral Issues
Include artifacts and observed behaviors to support your assessment.
Present the organizational change that should be implemented to improve the current culture. Address the reasoning behind your recommendations and processes that you selected, explaining why and how they will help improve the police department culture. Include research to support your recommendations.
PowerPoint Formatting Directions:
- Use one basic slide design and layout.
- Limit slides to between 6 and 8 lines of content.
- You may use pictures, charts and graphs to supplement your material as long as they do not take up the entire slide.
- Use bullets for your main points.
- Use speaker notes to explain what is being discussed in the bullet points as though you are presenting to an audience. To learn more about using speaker notes, open PowerPoint and press F1. In the search box, type “create notes” and press Enter. The related topics on notes appear.
- The presentation should contain a cover slide and a list of references in APA format.
- All internal citation of outside sources plus the listing of all references should also adhere to APA format.