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Definition of

cellular organization

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independently functioning members of single organization a form of organization consisting of a collection of self-managing firms or cells held together by mutual interest. A cellular organization is built on the principles of self-organization, member ownership, and entrepreneurship. Each cell within the organization shares common features and purposes with its sister cells but is also able to function independently.

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Definitions of ’cellular organization’ and meaning of ’cellular organization’ are from the book publication, QFINANCE – The Ultimate Resource, © 2009 Bloomsbury Information Ltd. Find definitions for ’cellular organization’ and other financial terms with our online QFINANCE Financial Dictionary.

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